Who have Oedema upper limb with Cordarone - from FDA reports


Oedema upper limb is found among people who take Cordarone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Pepcid, . This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,129 people who have side effects when taking Cordarone from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 11, 2019

18,129 people reported to have side effects when taking Cordarone.
Among them, 13 people (0.07%) have Oedema upper limb


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cordarone cause Oedema upper limb?

Time on Cordarone when people have Oedema upper limb *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Oedema upper limb when taking Cordarone *:

  • female: 38.46 %
  • male: 61.54 %

Age of people who have Oedema upper limb when taking Cordarone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Pepcid: 4 people, 30.77%
  2. Omeprazole: 2 people, 15.38%
  3. Vasotec: 1 person, 7.69%
  4. Glucotrol: 1 person, 7.69%
  5. Cardene: 1 person, 7.69%
  6. Cipro: 1 person, 7.69%
  7. Deltasone: 1 person, 7.69%
  8. Digoxin: 1 person, 7.69%
  9. Dyazide: 1 person, 7.69%
  10. Furosemide: 1 person, 7.69%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weakness: 5 people, 38.46%
  2. Injection Site Extravasation (flow of (blood or lymph) from injection site): 4 people, 30.77%
  3. Anorexia (eating disorder characterized by immoderate food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight): 3 people, 23.08%
  4. Skin Discoloration: 3 people, 23.08%
  5. Wegener's Granulomatosis (inflammation of the blood vessels lungs sinuses): 3 people, 23.08%
  6. Thrombophlebitis Superficial (swelling (inflammation) of a superficial vein caused by a blood clot): 2 people, 15.38%
  7. Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma) (an autoimmune or connective tissue disease. it is characterized by thickening of the skin): 2 people, 15.38%
  8. Skin Warm: 2 people, 15.38%
  9. Gastric Ulcer (stomach ulcer): 2 people, 15.38%
  10. Cellulitis (infection under the skin): 2 people, 15.38%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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