Fluvoxamine maleate and Sick sinus syndrome - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Sick sinus syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Fluvoxamine Maleate.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Fluvoxamine maleate and have Sick sinus syndrome. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,146 people who have side effects while taking Fluvoxamine maleate from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Nov, 28, 2022

3,146 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluvoxamine maleate.
Among them, 4 people (0.13%) have Sick sinus syndrome.

What is Fluvoxamine maleate?

Fluvoxamine maleate has active ingredients of fluvoxamine maleate. It is often used in obsessive-compulsive disorder. eHealthMe is studying from 3,467 Fluvoxamine maleate users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Sick sinus syndrome?

Sick sinus syndrome (a collection of heart rhythm disorders) is found to be associated with 1,317 drugs and 738 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Fluvoxamine maleate and Sick sinus syndrome reports submitted per year:

Could Fluvoxamine maleate cause Sick sinus syndrome?

Gender of people who have Sick sinus syndrome when taking Fluvoxamine maleate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Sick sinus syndrome when taking Fluvoxamine maleate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 75 %
  • 50-59: 25 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Fluvoxamine maleate *:

  1. Risperidone: 3 people, 75.00%
  2. Lithium Carbonate: 3 people, 75.00%
  3. Lorazepam: 1 person, 25.00%
  4. Irbesartan: 1 person, 25.00%
  5. Colchicine: 1 person, 25.00%
  6. Atenolol: 1 person, 25.00%
  7. Amlodipine: 1 person, 25.00%

Common side effects people have besides Sick sinus syndrome *:

  1. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure): 3 people, 75.00%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 50.00%
  3. Kleptomania (the urge to steal items for reasons other than personal use or financial gain): 2 people, 50.00%
  4. Sinus Bradycardia (an unusually slow heartbeat due to heart disease): 1 person, 25.00%
  5. Heart Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing): 1 person, 25.00%
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 1 person, 25.00%
  7. Cardiac Output Decreased: 1 person, 25.00%
  8. 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): 1 person, 25.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Fluvoxamine maleate and have Sick sinus syndrome?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on fluvoxamine maleate (the active ingredients of Fluvoxamine maleate) and Fluvoxamine maleate (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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