Oxybutynin chloride and Heart pounding or racing - 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 Ampyra, and have Multiple sclerosis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,388 people who have side effects when taking Oxybutynin chloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 14, 2018

5,388 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxybutynin chloride.
Among them, 31 people (0.58%) 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 *:

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

  • female: 70.97 %
  • male: 29.03 %

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

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): 10 people, 32.26%
  2. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell)): 2 people, 6.45%
  3. Pain: 2 people, 6.45%
  4. High Blood Cholesterol: 2 people, 6.45%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 1 person, 3.23%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Tecfidera: 6 people, 19.35%
  2. Ampyra: 6 people, 19.35%
  3. Baclofen: 4 people, 12.90%
  4. Vitamin D: 3 people, 9.68%
  5. Multivitamin: 3 people, 9.68%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 5 people, 16.13%
  2. Breathing Difficulty: 5 people, 16.13%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 3 people, 9.68%
  4. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 3 people, 9.68%
  5. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect): 3 people, 9.68%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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