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Azithromycin Electrocardiogram Abnormal Side Effects

Azithromycin Electrocardiogram Abnormal Side Effect Reports


The following Azithromycin Electrocardiogram Abnormal side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Electrocardiogram Abnormal, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Azithromycin or it might take time to develop.



Dizziness, Loss Of Consciousness, Electrocardiogram Abnormal, Dyspnoea

This Electrocardiogram Abnormal side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 7-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: ear infection. The patient was prescribed Azithromycin (dosage: NA), which was started on Apr 09, 2013. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Zithromax
When starting to take Azithromycin the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Dizziness
  • Loss Of Consciousness
  • Electrocardiogram Abnormal
  • Dyspnoea
These side effects may potentially be related to Azithromycin.
Electrocardiogram Abnormal

This Electrocardiogram Abnormal Azithromycin side effect was reported by a pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Dec 02, 2010. A male , 60 years of age, weighting 165.3 lb, was treated with Azithromycin. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Electrocardiogram Abnormal
. Azithromycin dosage: 250 Mg Every Day Po. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Arrhythmia, Blood Potassium Decreased, Blood Pressure Increased, Carotid Bruit, Diarrhoea, Dyspnoea, Electrocardiogram Abnormal, Fatigue, Heart Rate Irregular

This is a Azithromycin side effect report of a 67-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: bronchitis, who was treated with Azithromycin (dosage:2 Tabs Day 1 Po : 1 Tab Days 2 Thru 5 Po, start time: Jun 16, 2008), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Electrocardiogram Abnormal side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Arrhythmia
  • Blood Potassium Decreased
  • Blood Pressure Increased
  • Carotid Bruit
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dyspnoea
  • Electrocardiogram Abnormal
  • Fatigue
  • Heart Rate Irregular
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Azithromycin treatment in female patients suffering from bronchitis, resulting in Electrocardiogram Abnormal.

Anxiety, Chest Pain, Electrocardiogram Abnormal, Palpitations, Stress

A 39-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: sinusitis started Azithromycin treatment (dosage: 5 Day Course 2 Pills And Then Po) on Apr 10, 2007. Soon after starting Azithromycin treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Anxiety
  • Chest Pain
  • Electrocardiogram Abnormal
  • Palpitations
  • Stress
. Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Azithromycin side effects, such as Electrocardiogram Abnormal.
Anaphylactic Reaction, Blood Pressure Increased, Dyspnoea, Ecg Signs Of Myocardial Ischaemia, Electrocardiogram Abnormal, Hyperhidrosis, Infusion Related Reaction, Respiratory Rate Increased, Tachycardia

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Azithromycin on Jul 31, 2006. Patient felt the following Azithromycin side effects: anaphylactic reaction, blood pressure increased, dyspnoea, ecg signs of myocardial ischaemia, electrocardiogram abnormal, hyperhidrosis, infusion related reaction, respiratory rate increased, tachycardia Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 152.1 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Azithromycin dosage: 500mg Daily Iv (first Dose). Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.

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Azithromycin Electrocardiogram Abnormal Causes and Reviews


Heart diseases are the number one killer in the U.S. They are also a major cause of disability. If you do have a heart disease, it is important to find it early, when it is easier to treat. Blood tests and heart health tests can help find heart diseases or identify problems that can lead to heart diseases. There are several different types of heart health tests. Your doctor will decide which test or tests you need, based on your symptoms (if any), risk factors, and medical history.

Cardiac Catheterization

Cardiac catheterization is a medical procedure used to diagnose and treat some heart conditions. For the procedure, your doctor puts a catheter (a long, thin, flexible tube) into a blood vessel in your arm, groin, or neck, and threads it to your heart. The doctor can use the catheter to

  • Do a coronary angiography. This involves putting a special type of dye in the catheter, so the dye can flow through your bloodstream to your heart. Then your doctor takes x-rays of your heart. The dye allows your doctor to see your coronary arteries on the x-ray, and to check for coronary artery disease (plaque buildup in the arteries).
  • Take samples of blood and heart muscle
  • Do procedures such as minor heart surgery or angioplasty, if your doctor finds that you need it
Cardiac CT Scan

A cardiac CT (computed tomography) scan is a painless imaging test that uses x-rays to take detailed pictures of your heart and its blood vessels. Computers can combine these pictures to create a three-dimensional (3D) model of the whole heart. This test can help doctors detect or evaluate

  • Coronary artery disease
  • Calcium buildup in the coronary arteries
  • Problems with the aorta
  • Problems with heart function and valves
  • Pericardial diseases

Before you have the test, you get an injection of contrast dye. The dye highlights your heart and blood vessels in the pictures. The CT scanner is a large, tunnel-like machine. You lie still on a table which slides you into the scanner, and the scanner takes the pictures for about 15 minutes.

Cardiac MRI

Cardiac MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) is a painless imaging test that uses radio waves, magnets, and a computer to create detailed pictures of your heart. It can help your doctor figure out whether you have heart disease, and if so, how severe it is. A cardiac MRI can also help your doctor decide the best way to treat heart problems such as

  • Coronary artery disease
  • Heart valve problems
  • Pericarditis
  • Cardiac tumors
  • Damage from a heart attack

The MRI is a large, tunnel-like machine. You lie still on a table which slides you into the MRI machine. The machine makes loud noises as it takes pictures of your heart. It usually takes about 30-90 minutes. Sometimes before the test, you might get an injection of contrast dye. The dye highlights your heart and blood vessels in the pictures.

Chest X-Ray

A chest x-ray creates pictures of the organs and structures inside your chest, such as your heart, lungs, and blood vessels. It can reveal signs of heart failure, as well as lung disorders and other causes of symptoms not related to heart disease.

Coronary Angiography

Coronary angiography (angiogram) is a procedure that uses contrast dye and x-ray pictures to look at the insides of your arteries. It can show whether plaque is blocking your arteries and how severe the blockage is. Doctors use this procedure to diagnose heart diseases after chest pain, sudden cardiac arrest, or abnormal results from other heart tests such as an EKG or a stress test.

You usually have a cardiac catheterization to get the dye into your coronary arteries. Then you have special x-rays while the dye is flowing through your coronary arteries. The dye lets your doctor study the flow of blood through your heart and blood vessels.

Echocardiography

Echocardiography, or echo, is a painless test that uses sound waves to create moving pictures of your heart. The pictures show the size and shape of your heart. They also show how well your heart's chambers and valves are working. Doctors use an echo to diagnose many different heart problems, and to check how severe they are.

For the test, a technician applies gel to your chest. The gel helps sound waves reach your heart. The technician moves a transducer (wand-like device) around on your chest. The transducer connects to a computer. It transmits ultrasound waves into your chest, and the waves bounce (echo) back. The computer converts the echoes into pictures of your heart.

Electrocardiogram (EKG), (ECG)

An electrocardiogram, also called an ECG or EKG, is a painless test that detects and records your heart's electrical activity. It shows how fast your heart is beating and whether its rhythm is steady or irregular.

An EKG may be part of a routine exam to screen for heart disease. Or you may get it to detect and study heart problems such as heart attacks, arrhythmia, and heart failure.

For the test, you lie still on a table and a nurse or technician attaches electrodes (patches that have sensors) to the skin on your chest, arms, and legs. Wires connect the electrodes to a machine that records your heart's electrical activity.

Stress Testing

Stress testing looks at how your heart works during physical stress. It can help to diagnose coronary artery disease, and to check how severe it is. It can also check for other problems, including heart valve disease and heart failure.

For the test, you exercise (or are given medicine if you are unable to exercise) to make your heart work hard and beat fast. While this is happening, you get an EKG and blood pressure monitoring. Sometimes you may also have an echocardiogram, or other imaging tests such as a nuclear scan. For the nuclear scan, you get an injection of a tracer (a radioactive substance), which travels to your heart. Special cameras detect the energy from the tracer to make pictures of your heart. You have pictures taken after you exercise, and then after you rest.

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


Azithromycin Electrocardiogram Abnormal Reviews

Tue, 30 Apr 2013

Jewel.... I too have loss taste and smell. Have u regained yours?

Thu, 08 Mar 2012

I am female, 59, and have not been sick in 6 years.  I got bronchitis for which the doctor prescribed Azithromycin.  Within a day, I had severe panic attacks.  I was very sick and wanted so much to rest but found I had to keep moving to keep the panic attacks at bay. I walked outdoors and my husband drove me around so I could have things to look at.  TV frightened me, books frightened me, the internet frightened me.  I have NEVER had a panic attack before.  I was beyond amazed.  This stuff is poison. I refused to take the 6th dose.  Panic attacks lessened and stopped altogether on 7th day after I first took it.

Wed, 18 Jan 2012

After first dosage 3 days ago, I have not been able to sleep at night.  That on top of the bad cold and upper respiratory infection I am so tired and cannot get well with this going on. I have 2 tabs left and will not take anymore.  I have to get some rest as I work full time and have to be able to do my job.

Fri, 12 Oct 2012

Ive had the same issue. Ive seem to lost my sense of taste and smell altogether. Im confused as if it were the antibotic or just me being sick.Ive even lit 4 yenkee candle around the house to see what i could smell. And my nose is claer i can breathe trough it!

Mon, 27 Feb 2012

What's on your mind...i was put on Azithromycin on feb 21st my my family doctor.
i had an upper resporitory infection and on thursday nite i got cramps and had diaherra
and loose bowels and a very light color and felt bloated. i was on the 250mg then again today
it happened but i have been able to sleep good at nite so now i wait until it is out of my system i hope i don't have it anymore. other wise i feel good. today was my real good day yesterday was my last day and now i just weight until t-10days that it is out of my system i guess. could it cause bleeding?

Wed, 23 Sep 2009
what is the side effect of athromycin 500
Fri, 09 Oct 2009
the drug that i importaqnt was to strong.
Wed, 11 Mar 2009
I was diagnosed with brochitis and was prescribed Azithromycin in liquid form. Within 90 minutes of consuming my first dose yesterday, I was hit with very intense abdominal pain followed by horrible diarrhea,later compounded by some difficulty in breathing during the night. This morning I woke up to rashes on both upper arms and across my back. Won't be taking anymore of this stuff. Will stick with homeopathic remedies and see if it works.
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Top Azithromycin Side Effects

Diarrhoea (164)
Nausea (131)
Vomiting (123)
Dyspnoea (120)
Dizziness (94)
Rash (90)
Pain (75)
Abdominal Pain Upper (68)
Headache (67)
Pruritus (66)
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Pyrexia (59)
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Malaise (55)
Anxiety (51)
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Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (40)
Cough (40)
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Loss Of Consciousness (39)
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Pneumonia (35)
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Weight Decreased (34)
Injury (33)
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Pain In Extremity (31)
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Fatigue (31)
Chills (31)
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Deafness (28)
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Azithromycin Common Side Effects

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Examples: headache, dizziness

The most commonly reported Azithromycin side effects (click to view or check a box to report):

Diarrhoea (164)
Nausea (131)
Vomiting (123)
Dyspnoea (120)
Dizziness (94)
Rash (90)
Pain (75)
Abdominal Pain Upper (68)
Headache (67)
Pruritus (66)
Abdominal Pain (64)
Asthenia (63)
Pyrexia (59)
Urticaria (56)
Malaise (55)
Anxiety (51)
Tinnitus (42)
Hypotension (42)
Hypersensitivity (42)
Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (40)

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