Amiodarone hydrochloride and Hyperthyroidism - from FDA reports


Summary

Hyperthyroidism is found among people who take Amiodarone hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Warfarin Sodium, and have Bronchitis. This review analyzes which people have Hyperthyroidism with Amiodarone hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,084 people who have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 19, 2017

3,084 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride.
Among them, 65 people (2.11%) have Hyperthyroidism


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Amiodarone hydrochloride cause Hyperthyroidism?

Time on Amiodarone hydrochloride when people have Hyperthyroidism *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 18.75 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 37.5 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 6.25 %

Gender of people who have Hyperthyroidism when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:

  • female: 19.64 %
  • male: 80.36 %

Age of people who have Hyperthyroidism when taking Amiodarone hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 5.45 %
  • 30-39: 1.82 %
  • 40-49: 7.27 %
  • 50-59: 18.18 %
  • 60+: 67.27 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Oesophageal Disorder (4 people, 6.15%)
  • Epilepsy (4 people, 6.15%)
  • Bronchitis (4 people, 6.15%)
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (3 people, 4.62%)
  • High Blood Pressure (3 people, 4.62%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Warfarin Sodium (7 people, 10.77%)
  • Valproate Sodium (5 people, 7.69%)
  • Omeprazole (5 people, 7.69%)
  • Amlodipine (4 people, 6.15%)
  • Augmentin (3 people, 4.62%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Delirium (7 people, 10.77%)
  • Hypotension (5 people, 7.69%)
  • Hepatic Failure (5 people, 7.69%)
  • Dyspnea Exertional (5 people, 7.69%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (5 people, 7.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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