Ventricular tachycardia and Hyperthyroidism - from FDA reports


Hyperthyroidism is found among people with Ventricular tachycardia, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Cordarone and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Hyperthyroidism with Ventricular tachycardia. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 61 people who have Ventricular tachycardia from FDA , and is updated regularly.


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On Apr, 25, 2018

61 people who have Ventricular Tachycardia and Hyperthyroidism are studied.


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Gender of people who have Ventricular Tachycardia and experience Hyperthyroidism *:

  • female: 22.41 %
  • male: 77.59 %

Age of people who have Ventricular Tachycardia and experience Hyperthyroidism *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.82 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 3.64 %
  • 40-49: 16.36 %
  • 50-59: 38.18 %
  • 60+: 40.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 5 people, 8.20%
  • Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 4 people, 6.56%
  • Cardiac Failure: 3 people, 4.92%
  • Ventricular Extrasystoles (premature cardiac contraction): 1 person, 1.64%
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (a condition in which the heart muscle becomes abnormally thick): 1 person, 1.64%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Cordarone: 10 people, 16.39%
  • Lasix: 4 people, 6.56%
  • Aspirin: 4 people, 6.56%
  • Lipitor: 3 people, 4.92%
  • Carvedilol: 2 people, 3.28%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Thyroiditis (inflammation of thyroid gland): 9 people, 14.75%
  • Weight Decreased: 6 people, 9.84%
  • Acute Kidney Failure: 6 people, 9.84%
  • Thyrotoxic Crisis (a life threatening condition due to excess secretion of thyroid hormone): 5 people, 8.20%
  • Febrile Neutropenia (fever with reduced white blood cells): 5 people, 8.20%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Ventricular Tachycardia

Ventricular tachycardia (rapid heartbeat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart) can be treated by Metoprolol tartrate, Atenolol, Verapamil hydrochloride, Flecainide acetate, Bisoprolol fumarate (latest reports from 17,009 Ventricular tachycardia patients)

Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism (over activity of the thyroid gland) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, hypothyroidism, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 12,439 Hyperthyroidism patients).


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