Minocycline hydrochloride and Ventricular tachycardia - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Ventricular tachycardia is reported only by a few people who take Minocycline Hydrochloride.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Minocycline hydrochloride and have Ventricular tachycardia. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,419 people who have side effects while taking Minocycline hydrochloride 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 Aug, 19, 2022

3,419 people reported to have side effects when taking Minocycline hydrochloride.
Among them, 3 people (0.09%) have Ventricular tachycardia.

What is Minocycline hydrochloride?

Minocycline hydrochloride has active ingredients of minocycline hydrochloride. It is often used in acne. eHealthMe is studying from 3,684 Minocycline hydrochloride users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Ventricular tachycardia?

Ventricular tachycardia (rapid heartbeat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart) is found to be associated with 2,535 drugs and 1,938 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Minocycline hydrochloride and Ventricular tachycardia reports submitted per year:

Could Minocycline hydrochloride cause Ventricular tachycardia?

Gender of people who have Ventricular tachycardia when taking Minocycline hydrochloride *:

  • female: 33.33 %
  • male: 66.67 %

Age of people who have Ventricular tachycardia when taking Minocycline hydrochloride *:

  • 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: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Common drugs people take besides Minocycline hydrochloride *:

  1. Zosyn: 1 person, 33.33%
  2. Zithromax: 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Yaz: 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Yasmin: 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Tysabri: 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Theophylline: 1 person, 33.33%
  7. Sitagliptin: 1 person, 33.33%
  8. Ramelteon: 1 person, 33.33%
  9. Protonix: 1 person, 33.33%
  10. Differin: 1 person, 33.33%

Common side effects people have besides Ventricular tachycardia *:

  1. Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged: 2 people, 66.67%
  2. Ventricular Fibrillation (abnormally irregular heart rhythm): 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Ventricular Arrhythmia (problem with the rate or rhythm of the heartbeat): 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Torsade De Pointes (a abnormal heart rate with abnormal beating pattern): 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Mobility Decreased (ability to move is reduced): 1 person, 33.33%
  7. Hypokalemia (low potassium): 1 person, 33.33%
  8. Hypocalcaemia (levels of calcium in blood serum are abnormally low): 1 person, 33.33%
  9. Hypersensitivity: 1 person, 33.33%
  10. Heart Attack: 1 person, 33.33%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Urinary Tract Infection: 1 person, 33.33%
  2. Staphylococcal Infection (an infection with staphylococcus bacteria): 1 person, 33.33%
  3. Sepsis (a severe blood infection that can lead to organ failure and death): 1 person, 33.33%
  4. Premenstrual Syndrome: 1 person, 33.33%
  5. Pneumonia: 1 person, 33.33%
  6. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 1 person, 33.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Minocycline hydrochloride and have Ventricular tachycardia?

Check whether Ventricular tachycardia is associated with a drug or a condition

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 minocycline hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Minocycline hydrochloride) and Minocycline hydrochloride (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?

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