Will you have Heart pounding or racing with Oxybutynin chloride - from FDA reports


Heart pounding or racing is found among people who take Oxybutynin chloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tecfidera, and have Multiple sclerosis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,621 people who have side effects when taking Oxybutynin chloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on oxybutynin chloride (the active ingredients of Oxybutynin chloride) and Oxybutynin chloride (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Heart pounding or racing are also considered in the study.

What is Oxybutynin chloride?

Oxybutynin chloride has active ingredients of oxybutynin chloride. It is often used in urge incontinence. (latest outcomes from Oxybutynin chloride 6,022 users)

What is Heart pounding or racing?

Heart pounding or racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 95,286 Heart pounding or racing patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Mar, 03, 2019

5,621 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxybutynin chloride.
Among them, 33 people (0.59%) have Heart pounding or racing

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Oxybutynin chloride cause Heart pounding or racing?

Time on Oxybutynin chloride when people have Heart pounding or racing *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Heart pounding or racing when taking Oxybutynin chloride *:

  • female: 72.73 %
  • male: 27.27 %

Age of people who have Heart pounding or racing when taking Oxybutynin chloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 3.7 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 14.81 %
  • 40-49: 29.63 %
  • 50-59: 18.52 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 11 people, 33.33%
  2. Hypertonic Bladder (bladder-storage function that causes a sudden urge to urinate): 2 people, 6.06%
  3. Pain: 2 people, 6.06%
  4. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell)): 2 people, 6.06%
  5. High Blood Cholesterol: 2 people, 6.06%
  6. Bladder Spasm: 2 people, 6.06%
  7. Oral Fungal Infection: 1 person, 3.03%
  8. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 1 person, 3.03%
  9. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 1 person, 3.03%
  10. Pancytopenia (medical condition in which there is a reduction in the number of red and white blood cells, as well as platelets): 1 person, 3.03%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Ampyra: 6 people, 18.18%
  2. Tecfidera: 6 people, 18.18%
  3. Baclofen: 4 people, 12.12%
  4. Tylenol: 3 people, 9.09%
  5. Vitamin D: 3 people, 9.09%
  6. Multivitamin: 3 people, 9.09%
  7. Loratadine: 2 people, 6.06%
  8. Colace: 2 people, 6.06%
  9. Copaxone: 2 people, 6.06%
  10. Coreg: 2 people, 6.06%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 5 people, 15.15%
  2. Breathing Difficulty: 5 people, 15.15%
  3. Dizziness: 4 people, 12.12%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 3 people, 9.09%
  5. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 3 people, 9.09%
  6. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 3 people, 9.09%
  7. Injection Site Pain: 3 people, 9.09%
  8. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect): 3 people, 9.09%
  9. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating): 3 people, 9.09%
  10. Headache (pain in head): 3 people, 9.09%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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