Cardiovascular Toxicities Associated With Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin: An Analysis of the World Health Organization Pharmacovigilance Database

Circulation. 2020 Jul 21;142(3):303-305. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.120.048238. Epub 2020 May 22.
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Keywords: azithromycin; cardiotoxicity; hydroxychloroquine; phamacovigilance.

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Azithromycin / adverse effects*
  • Azithromycin / therapeutic use
  • COVID-19 / complications
  • COVID-19 / drug therapy
  • COVID-19 / virology
  • Cardiotoxicity / diagnosis
  • Cardiotoxicity / epidemiology*
  • Cardiotoxicity / etiology*
  • Databases, Factual
  • Electrocardiography
  • Heart Diseases / diagnosis
  • Heart Diseases / epidemiology
  • Heart Diseases / etiology
  • Humans
  • Hydroxychloroquine / adverse effects*
  • Hydroxychloroquine / therapeutic use
  • Pharmacovigilance
  • Public Health Surveillance
  • World Health Organization

Substances

  • Hydroxychloroquine
  • Azithromycin