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Vancomycin (Vancomycin) - Tachycardia - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Cases with Tachycardia (23)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Vancomycin where reactions include tachycardia. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-24

Patient: female, weighing 61.0 kg (134.2 pounds)

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Pneumonia, Tachycardia, Pyrexia, Multi-Organ Failure, Oedema, Hypoxia, Urosepsis, Asthenia, Escherichia Infection, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Afinitor
    Dosage: unk
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-18

Comparator Trastuzumab
    Dosage: 137 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-10

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: 142 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-03

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 1 g, q12h
    Start date: 2011-03-16

Other drugs received by patient: Duoneb; Lovenox; Xanax; Benadryl; Metoprolol Tartrate; Vicodin; Protonix



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-14

Patient: female, weighing 61.0 kg (134.2 pounds)

Reactions: Pneumonia, Dyspnoea, Tachycardia, Pyrexia, Multi-Organ Failure, Urosepsis, Hypoxia, Oedema, Escherichia Infection, Asthenia, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Afinitor
    Dosage: unk

Afinitor
    Dosage: code not broken
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-18

Comparator Trastuzumab
    Dosage: 137 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-10

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: 142 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-03

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 1 g, q12h
    Start date: 2011-03-16

Other drugs received by patient: Lovenox; Xanax; Benadryl; Duoneb; Protonix; Metoprolol; Vicodin



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 65 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-14

Patient: 65 year old male

Reactions: Tracheal Oedema, Pruritus, Tachycardia, Mental Status Changes, Pyrexia, Erythema, Lymphocytosis, Oedema Mucosal, Tachypnoea, Rash Morbilliform, Arrhythmia Supraventricular, Rash Generalised, Metabolic Acidosis, Tongue Oedema, Purpura, Drug Rash With Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms, Respiratory Distress, Eosinophilia, Leukocytosis, Macule

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Levofloxacin

Vancomycin



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-02

Patient: female, weighing 61.0 kg (134.2 pounds)

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Pneumonia, Tachycardia, Pyrexia, Multi-Organ Failure, Oedema, Hypoxia, Urosepsis, Escherichia Infection, Asthenia, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Afinitor
    Dosage: code not broken
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-18

Afinitor
    Dosage: unk

Comparator Trastuzumab
    Dosage: 137 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-10

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: 142 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-03

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 1 g, q12h
    Start date: 2011-03-16

Other drugs received by patient: Vicodin; Protonix; Lovenox; Duoneb; Metoprolol Tartrate; Xanax; Benadryl



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 33 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-01

Patient: 33 year old male, weighing 93.0 kg (204.6 pounds)

Reactions: Lactobacillus Infection, Blood PH Increased, Tachycardia, Blood PH Decreased, Device Related Infection, Scleral Haemorrhage, Bacterial Sepsis, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Bone Marrow Failure, Blood Bicarbonate Increased, Acute Respiratory Failure, Renal Failure Acute, Febrile Neutropenia, Haemodialysis, Alopecia, Treatment Failure, Base Excess Decreased

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
(Investigational Drug)
    Dosage: 60 mg, uid/qd, oral ; 60 mg, uid/qd, oral
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Acute Myeloid Leukaemia
    Start date: 2012-04-17
    End date: 2012-04-23

(Investigational Drug)
    Dosage: 60 mg, uid/qd, oral ; 60 mg, uid/qd, oral
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Acute Myeloid Leukaemia
    Start date: 2012-04-02
    End date: 2012-04-08

Amphotericin B
    Dosage: 450 mg, uid/qd, intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Fungal Infection
    Start date: 2012-05-06
    End date: 2012-05-08

Amphotericin B
    Dosage: 450 mg, uid/qd, intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Infection Prophylaxis
    Start date: 2012-05-06
    End date: 2012-05-08

Aztreonam
    Dosage: see image
    Indication: Bacterial Infection
    Start date: 2012-05-06
    End date: 2012-05-07

Aztreonam
    Dosage: see image
    Indication: Bacterial Infection
    Start date: 2012-04-09
    End date: 2012-04-10

Caspofungin Acetate
    Dosage: see image
    Indication: Infection
    Start date: 2012-04-09

Caspofungin Acetate
    Dosage: see image
    Indication: Infection
    Start date: 2012-04-08
    End date: 2012-04-08

Caspofungin Acetate
    Dosage: see image
    Indication: Infection
    Start date: 2012-05-20
    End date: 2012-05-22

Cefepime
    Dosage: 2 g, q8 hours, intravenous (not otherwise specified) ; intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Infection
    Start date: 2012-03-29
    End date: 2012-04-10

Cefepime
    Dosage: 2 g, q8 hours, intravenous (not otherwise specified) ; intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Infection
    Start date: 2012-06-02
    End date: 2012-06-05

Cytarabine
    Dosage: see image
    Indication: Acute Myeloid Leukaemia
    Start date: 2012-04-14
    End date: 2012-04-20

Cytarabine
    Dosage: see image
    Indication: Acute Myeloid Leukaemia
    Start date: 2012-03-30
    End date: 2012-04-05

Daunorubicin HCL
    Dosage: see image
    Indication: Acute Myeloid Leukaemia
    Start date: 2012-03-30
    End date: 2012-04-01

Daunorubicin HCL
    Dosage: see image
    Indication: Acute Myeloid Leukaemia
    Start date: 2012-04-14
    End date: 2012-04-16

Imipenem and Cilastatin
    Dosage: 1000 mg, q8 hours intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Infection
    Start date: 2012-05-07
    End date: 2012-05-28

Penicillin G
    Dosage: 24000000 u, q24 hrs intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Infection
    Start date: 2012-05-04
    End date: 2012-05-09

Vancomycin
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Voriconazole
    Dosage: 522 mg, q12 hours, intravenous (not otherwise specified)
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2012-05-08
    End date: 2012-05-08

Other drugs received by patient: Ondansetron; Seroquel; Percocet; Nystatin; Zyloprim; Acetaminophen; Calcium Carbonate; Lorazepam; Xanax; Allopurinol; Calcium Gluconate; Ibuprofen; Hydroxyzine Pamoate; Celexa



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 60 year old male

Reported by a pharmacist from United States on 2012-07-30

Patient: 60 year old male, weighing 138.6 kg (304.9 pounds)

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Hypotension, Tachycardia, Anaphylactic Reaction, Chills, Respiratory Depression

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Piperacillin and Tazobactam
    Dosage: 2.25gm other iv
    Indication: Pneumonia
    Start date: 2012-06-16
    End date: 2012-06-18

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 2500mg other iv
    Indication: Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
    Start date: 2012-06-16
    End date: 2012-06-16



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 65 year old male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-07-27

Patient: 65 year old male

Reactions: Arrhythmia Supraventricular, Metabolic Acidosis, Stridor, Tachycardia, General Physical Health Deterioration, Mental Status Changes, Drug Rash With Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms, Tachypnoea, Blood Creatinine Increased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Fluconazole

Levofloxacin
    Indication: Oesophageal Perforation

Metronidazole
    Indication: Oesophageal Perforation

Vancomycin
    Indication: Oesophageal Perforation



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-07-27

Patient: female, weighing 61.0 kg (134.2 pounds)

Reactions: Pneumonia, Dyspnoea, Anaemia, Tachycardia, Pyrexia, Multi-Organ Failure, Urosepsis, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Oedema, Hypoxia, Escherichia Infection, Asthenia, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Afinitor
    Dosage: code not broken
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-18

Afinitor
    Dosage: unk

Comparator Trastuzumab
    Dosage: 137 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-10

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: 142 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-03

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 1 g, q12h
    Start date: 2011-03-16

Other drugs received by patient: Duoneb; Lovenox; Metoprolol Tartrate; Xanax; Vicodin; Benadryl; Protonix



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 56 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-07-20

Patient: 56 year old female

Reactions: Confusional State, Hypercapnia, Hypotension, Tachycardia, Mental Status Changes, Blood Lactic Acid Increased, Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia, Urinary Tract Infection Enterococcal, Respiratory Failure, Intestinal Mucosal Hypertrophy, Intestinal Dilatation, Respiratory Muscle Weakness, Hypoxia, Clostridial Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Levofloxacin
    Dosage: 250 mg (250 mg, 1 in 1 d)
    Indication: Antibiotic Prophylaxis

Linezolid
    Dosage: 1200 mg (600 mg, 2 in 1 d)
    Indication: Urinary Tract Infection Enterococcal

Metronidazole
    Dosage: 1500 mg (500 mg, 1 in 8 hr), intravenous
    Indication: Clostridium Test Positive

Pentamidine Isethionate
    Dosage: (1 in 28 d)
    Indication: Pneumocystis Jiroveci Infection

Prednisone TAB
    Dosage: 10 mg daily
    Indication: Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease

Trimethoprim + Sulfamethoxazole
    Dosage: intravenous, one double strength tablet twice daily, every monday and tuesday, oral
    Indication: Prophylaxis

Trimethoprim + Sulfamethoxazole
    Dosage: intravenous, one double strength tablet twice daily, every monday and tuesday, oral
    Indication: Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 500 mg (125 mg, 4 in 1 d), oral
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Clostridium Test

Other drugs received by patient: Fluconazole; Acyclovir Sodium



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-07-17

Patient: female

Reactions: Confusional State, Tachycardia, Hypotension, Mental Status Changes, Urinary Tract Infection Enterococcal, Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia, Disease Recurrence, Respiratory Failure, Hypoxia, Abdominal Distension, Respiratory Muscle Weakness, Clostridial Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Levofloxacin
    Dosage: 250 mg (250 mg, 1 in 1 d)
    Indication: Prophylaxis

Linezolid
    Dosage: 1200 mg (600 mg, 2 in 1 d)
    Indication: Urinary Tract Infection Enterococcal

Metronidazole
    Dosage: 1500 mg (500 mg, 1 in 8 hr), intravenous
    Indication: Clostridium Test Positive

Pentamidine Isethionate
    Dosage: *1 in 28 d)
    Indication: Pneumocystis Jiroveci Infection

Prednisone TAB
    Dosage: 10mg daily,
    Indication: Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease

Trimethoprim + Sulfamethoxazole
    Dosage: intravenous twice daily, every monday and tuesday, oral
    Indication: Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia

Trimethoprim + Sulfamethoxazole
    Dosage: intravenous twice daily, every monday and tuesday, oral
    Indication: Prophylaxis

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 500 mg (125 mg, 4 in 1 d), oral
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Clostridium Test Positive



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-07-17

Patient: female, weighing 61.0 kg (134.2 pounds)

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Pneumonia, Tachycardia, Anaemia, Pyrexia, Multi-Organ Failure, Hypoxia, Urosepsis, Oedema, Escherichia Infection, Asthenia, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Afinitor
    Dosage: unk

Afinitor
    Dosage: code not broken
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-18

Comparator Trastuzumab
    Dosage: 137 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-10

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: 142 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-03

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 1 g, q12h
    Start date: 2011-03-16

Other drugs received by patient: Duoneb; Lovenox; Vicodin; Xanax; Metoprolol Tartrate; Benadryl; Protonix



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-07-12

Patient: female, weighing 61.0 kg (134.2 pounds)

Reactions: Pneumonia, Dyspnoea, Tachycardia, Anaemia, Pyrexia, Multi-Organ Failure, Urosepsis, Hypoxia, Oedema, Escherichia Infection, Asthenia, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Afinitor
    Dosage: code not broken
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-18

Afinitor
    Dosage: unk

Comparator Trastuzumab
    Dosage: 137 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-10

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: 142 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-03

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 1 g, q12h
    Start date: 2011-03-16

Other drugs received by patient: Xanax; Metoprolol Tartrate; Vicodin; Benadryl; Protonix; Duoneb; Lovenox



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-07-10

Patient: female

Reactions: Confusional State, Pneumocystis Jiroveci Infection, Tachycardia, Hypercapnia, Mental Status Changes, Urinary Tract Infection Enterococcal, Respiratory Failure, Disease Recurrence, Respiratory Muscle Weakness, Septic Shock, Clostridial Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Acyclovir
    Dosage: 400 mq;bid
    Indication: Prophylaxis

Cotrim
    Dosage: cotrimoxazole
    Indication: Antifungal Prophylaxis

Fluconazole
    Dosage: 100 mg;qd;
    Indication: Prophylaxis

Levofloxacin
    Dosage: 250 mo;qd;
    Indication: Antibiotic Prophylaxis

Linezolid
    Indication: Enterococcal Infection

Metronidazole
    Dosage: 500 mg; q8h; iv
    Indication: Clostridial Infection

Prednisone
    Dosage: 10 mg;q
    Indication: Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 125 mg;qid;
    Indication: Clostridial Infection

Other drugs received by patient: Pentamidine Isethionate



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 65 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-07-09

Patient: 65 year old male

Reactions: Rash Generalised, Hypotension, Tachycardia, Pyrexia, Hepatitis, Drug Rash With Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms, Nephritis, Rash Pruritic, Eosinophilia, Respiratory Failure, Renal Failure Acute

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Vancomycin

Other drugs received by patient: Metronidazole; Fluconazole



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 17 year old female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-07-02

Patient: 17 year old female, weighing 74.4 kg (163.7 pounds)

Reactions: Agitation, Tachycardia, Coagulopathy, Blood Albumin Decreased, Treatment Noncompliance, Herpes Zoster, Rash Pruritic, Metapneumovirus Infection, Nystagmus, Oedema Peripheral, Deafness Unilateral, Menorrhagia, Feeling of Despair, Metabolic Acidosis, Rhinovirus Infection, Pain in Extremity, Family Stress, Anaemia, Encephalopathy, Toxicity To Various Agents, Cardiomyopathy, Tremor, Aggression, Hepatic Steatosis, Fungal Infection, Dehydration, Rash Erythematous, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Pancreatitis, Haemolytic Anaemia, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Mobility Decreased, Electrocardiogram QT Prolonged, Atelectasis, Otitis Media Chronic, Suicidal Ideation, Hypokalaemia, Speech Disorder, Myalgia, Fungaemia, Arthritis Reactive, Pleural Effusion, Tachypnoea, Opportunistic Infection, Depression, Apparent Life Threatening Event, Electrolyte Imbalance, Thrombocytopenia, Lethargy, Self-Injurious Ideation, Blood Glucose Increased, Renal Failure Acute, Pneumonia Bordetella, Fluid Overload, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased, Musculoskeletal Pain, Hyponatraemia, Ear Infection, Diarrhoea, Arthralgia, Sepsis, Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Ceftazidime
    Dosage: /q8h/iv
    Indication: Pneumonia
    End date: 2010-05-12

Enalapril Maleate
    Dosage: /bid/po
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Cardiomyopathy
    End date: 2010-05-12

Isentress
    Dosage: 400 mg/bid/po
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: HIV Infection
    Start date: 2008-02-08
    End date: 2009-01-14

Valtrex
    Dosage: /bid/po
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Prophylaxis
    End date: 2010-05-12

Vancomycin
    Dosage: /q8h/iv
    Indication: Pyrexia
    End date: 2010-05-12

Other drugs received by patient: Pentamidine Isethionate



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 77 year old male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-06-28

Patient: 77 year old male

Reactions: Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased, Hypersensitivity, Anaphylactic Reaction, Tachycardia, Osteomyelitis, Intervertebral Discitis, Staphylococcal Infection, Blood Culture Positive

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Vancomycin
    Indication: Staphylococcal Infection

Vancomycin
    Indication: Osteomyelitis



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from France on 2012-03-22

Patient: female

Reactions: Intestinal Ischaemia, Hypotension, Tachycardia, Skin Disorder, Gastrointestinal Necrosis, Lactic Acidosis, Aplasia, Multi-Organ Failure, Dehydration, Hepatocellular Injury, Dermatitis Bullous, Septic Shock, Melaena, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Amiodarone Hydrochloride
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-30

Cytarabine
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-28
    End date: 2012-01-03

Emend
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-29

Hydrea
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-26
    End date: 2011-12-28

Idarubicin HCL
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Levofloxacin
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-29

Piperacillin and Tazobactam
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-28
    End date: 2012-01-04

Rasburicase
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Valacyclovir Hydrochloride
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Vancomycin
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2012-01-05

Zyvox
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-30

Other drugs received by patient: Metoclopramide; Noxafil; Zofran



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from France on 2012-03-05

Patient: female

Reactions: Dehydration, Hypotension, Tachycardia, Dermatitis Bullous, Skin Disorder, Aplasia, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Amiodarone HCL
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-30

Cytarabine
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Emend
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Hydrea
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-26
    End date: 2011-12-28

Idarubicin HCL
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Levofloxacin
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-29

Piperacillin and Tazobactam
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-28
    End date: 2012-01-04

Rasburicase
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Valacyclovir Hydrochloride
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Vancomycin
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2012-01-05

Zyvox
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-30

Other drugs received by patient: Zofran; Noxafil; Metoclopramide



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 68 year old female

Reported by a physician from France on 2012-03-01

Patient: 68 year old female

Reactions: Dehydration, Hypotension, Tachycardia, Dermatitis Bullous, Aplasia, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Amiodarone HCL
    Start date: 2011-12-30

Cytarabine
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Emend
    Start date: 2011-12-29

Fasturtec
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Hydrea
    Start date: 2011-12-26
    End date: 2011-12-28

Idarubicin HCL
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Levofloxacin
    Start date: 2011-12-29

Piperacillin and Tazobactam
    Start date: 2011-12-28
    End date: 2012-01-04

Valacyclovir Hydrochloride
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Vancomycin
    Start date: 2012-01-05

Zyvox
    Start date: 2011-12-30



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 68 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from France on 2012-02-29

Patient: 68 year old female

Reactions: Tachycardia, Hypotension, Dermatitis Bullous, Aplasia, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Amiodarone HCL
    Start date: 2011-12-30

Cytarabine
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Emend
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2011-12-29

Fasturtec
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Hydrea
    Start date: 2011-12-26
    End date: 2011-12-28

Idarubicin Hydrochloride
    Indication: Acute Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Levofloxacin
    Start date: 2011-12-29

Piperacillin and Tazobactam
    Start date: 2011-12-28
    End date: 2012-01-04

Valacyclovir Hydrochloride
    Start date: 2011-12-28

Vancomycin
    Start date: 2012-01-05

Zyvox
    Start date: 2011-12-30

Other drugs received by patient: Zofran; Noxafil; Metoclopramide; Xyzal



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 70 year old male

Reported by a pharmacist from United States on 2012-01-25

Patient: 70 year old male, weighing 122.6 kg (269.7 pounds)

Reactions: Hypotension, Tachycardia, Rash

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Piperacillin and Tazobactam
    Dosage: 3.375 gm qid iv
    Indication: Urinary Tract Infection
    Start date: 2011-12-28
    End date: 2012-01-02

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 1 gm bid iv
    Indication: Urinary Tract Infection
    Start date: 2011-12-30
    End date: 2012-01-02



Possible Vancomycin side effects in 3 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Saudi Arabia on 2012-01-12

Patient: 3 year old male

Reactions: Laryngeal Stenosis, Autonomic Nervous System Imbalance, Dystonia, Tachycardia, Dyskinesia, Pyrexia, Hyperhidrosis, Loss of Consciousness, Partial Seizures, Hypotonia, Tardive Dyskinesia, Hyporeflexia, Hypertension

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Acetaminophen
    Dosage: 15 mg/kg/dose
    Indication: Pyrexia

Acyclovir
    Dosage: 60/kg/day
    Indication: Meningoencephalitis Herpetic

Amoxicillin
    Dosage: 40 mg/kg/day
    Indication: Pyrexia

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 0.15 mg/kg/dose, q6h
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Oxcarbazepine
    Indication: Partial Seizures

Phenytoin
    Indication: Partial Seizures

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 60 mg/kg/day
    Indication: Encephalitis



Possible Vancomycin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-01-06

Patient: female, weighing 61.0 kg (134.2 pounds)

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Pneumonia, Tachycardia, Anaemia, Pyrexia, Multi-Organ Failure, Urosepsis, Hypoxia, Oedema, Escherichia Infection, Asthenia, Renal Failure Acute

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Afinitor
    Dosage: code not broken
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-18

Afinitor
    Dosage: unk

Comparator Trastuzumab
    Dosage: 137 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-10

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: 142 mg
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2010-12-23
    End date: 2011-03-03

Vancomycin
    Dosage: 1 g, q12h
    Start date: 2011-03-16

Other drugs received by patient: Vicodin; Lovenox; Xanax; Protonix; Duoneb; Benadryl; Metoprolol Succinate

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