Atrial fibrillation/flutter and drugs of ingredients of honey - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Summary:

Atrial fibrillation/flutter is reported only by a few people who take drugs with ingredients of honey. This phase IV clinical study analyzes 195 people who have side effects while taking drugs with ingredients of honey from the the FDA. Among them, 3 have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation/flutter and more.

Drug(s) considered in the study (i.e. both brand name and generic drugs): Apis mellifera, Chestnut honey, Clarified honey, Honey, Honig, Jellybush honey, Madhu, Manuka honey, Mel, Miel blanc, Purified honey, Strained honey.

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On Jan, 27, 2023

195 people reported to have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of honey.
Among them, 3 people (1.54%) have Atrial fibrillation/flutter


What is Atrial fibrillation/flutter?

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) is found to be associated with 3,636 drugs and 3,433 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could drugs with ingredients of honey cause Atrial fibrillation/flutter?

Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation/flutter when taking drugs with ingredients of honey *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation/flutter when taking drugs with ingredients of honey *:

  • 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 %

Conditions people have *:

  1. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 3 people, 100.00%
  3. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 3 people, 100.00%
  5. Seasonal Allergy (allergic condition due to certain season): 2 people, 66.67%
  6. Papilloedema (optic disc swelling): 2 people, 66.67%
  7. Abdominal Discomfort: 2 people, 66.67%
  8. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin): 1 person, 33.33%

Other drugs people take *:

  1. Vitamin E: 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Humira: 3 people, 100.00%
  3. Armour Thyroid: 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Allegra: 3 people, 100.00%
  5. Pepcid: 2 people, 66.67%
  6. Flexeril: 2 people, 66.67%
  7. Celebrex: 2 people, 66.67%
  8. Bactrim: 2 people, 66.67%

Other side effects people have besides Atrial fibrillation/flutter *:

  1. Staphylococcal Infection (an infection with staphylococcus bacteria): 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus): 3 people, 100.00%
  3. Psoriatic Arthropathy (inflammation of the skin and joints with kin condition which typically causes patches (plaques) of red, scaly skin to develop): 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Impaired Healing: 3 people, 100.00%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 100.00%
  6. Heart Rate Increased: 3 people, 100.00%
  7. Dry Skin: 3 people, 100.00%
  8. Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye): 3 people, 100.00%
  9. Bite: 3 people, 100.00%
  10. Drug Ineffective: 2 people, 66.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


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 honey. All drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. brand name and generic drugs) are considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

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