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Verelan

Identifier

020360

Type of Spiritual Experience

Hallucination

Number of hallucinations: 4

Background

A description of the experience

Verapamil (INN) (sold under various trade names) is an L-type calcium channel blocker of the phenylalkylamine class. It has been used in the treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, cardiac arrhythmia, and most recently, cluster headaches. It is also used as a preventive medication for migraine [sic]. Verapamil has also been used as a vasodilator during cryopreservation of blood vessels. It is a class-IV antiarrhythmic,  and was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in March 1982

Side effects

The most common side effect of Verapamil is constipation (7.3%). Other side effects include: dizziness (3.3%), nausea (2.7%), low blood pressure (2.5%), and headache 2.2%. Other side effects include: edema, CHF, pulmonary edema, fatigue, elevated liver enzymes, shortness of breath, low heart rate, AV Block, rash and flushing.

On Feb, 18, 2016: 1,053 people reported to have side effects when taking Verelan. Among them, 4 people (0.38%) have Hallucination.

 

On Feb, 18, 2016: 1,053 people reported to have side effects when taking Verelan. Among them, 10 people (0.95%) have Death.

Time on Verelan when people have Death  :

  < 1 month 1 - 6 months 6 - 12 months 1 - 2 years 2 - 5 years 5 - 10 years 10+ years
Death 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%

Gender of people who have Death when taking Verelan  :

  Female Male
Death 44.44% 55.56%

Age of people who have Death when taking Verelan  :

  0-1 2-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+
Death 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 11.11% 88.89%

Top conditions involved for these people :

  1. Arthralgia (2 people, 20.00%)
  2. Osteoporosis (2 people, 20.00%)
  3. Depression (1 people, 10.00%)

 

 

The source of the experience

eHealthme

Concepts, symbols and science items

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