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Related topic: Iron deficiency anaemia, Fluid retention

Review: could Iron deficiency anaemia cause Fluid retention?

Summary: Fluid retention could be caused by Iron deficiency anaemia, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also have Bronchospasm, and take Combivent.

We study 1,613 people who have Iron deficiency anaemia from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Iron deficiency anaemia

Iron deficiency anaemia (latest reports from 41,496 patients) is typically treated by Ferrous Fumarate.

Fluid retention

Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) (latest reports from 89,074 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, primary pulmonary hypertension, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 1,613 people who have iron deficiency anaemia are studied. Among them, 2 (0.12%) have Fluid Retention. They amount to 0.00% of all the 88,825 people who have Fluid Retention on eHealthMe.

Trend of Fluid retention in iron deficiency anaemia reports

Gender of people who have iron deficiency anaemia and experienced Fluid retention * :

Fluid retention100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have iron deficiency anaemia and experienced Fluid retention * :

Fluid retention0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%200.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of the symptom * :


Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Bronchospasm (2 people, 100.00%)
  2. Insomnia (2 people, 100.00%)
  3. Cardiac failure acute (2 people, 100.00%)
  4. Diarrhoea (2 people, 100.00%)
  5. Pulmonary hypertension (2 people, 100.00%)
  6. Pulmonary arterial hypertension (2 people, 100.00%)
  7. Depression (2 people, 100.00%)
  8. Hypokalaemia (2 people, 100.00%)
  9. Nausea (2 people, 100.00%)
  10. Cardiac failure chronic (2 people, 100.00%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Combivent (2 people, 100.00%)
  2. Alprazolam (2 people, 100.00%)
  3. Furosemide (2 people, 100.00%)
  4. Revatio (2 people, 100.00%)
  5. Sertraline hydrochloride (2 people, 100.00%)
  6. Remodulin (2 people, 100.00%)
  7. Potassium chloride (2 people, 100.00%)
  8. Metoclopramide (2 people, 100.00%)
  9. Letairis (2 people, 100.00%)
  10. Digoxin (2 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • My diafram. Feels like its pushing on my lungs but they are clear to doctors check up.

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • I just begsn tx for rs using safest meds possible but did not yolerste pills so we are doing injections once a week but since we started I developed abdom ook nal edema plus whole body especially feet which subsided ptior to msjor orgsn testing hestt kidney bloodwotk a nd liver ultra sound. Results were normsl all in but kidney workup. We are trying to get to third week of methotrexate tx becausr the last uri which my ra dr treated immediately with snyibiotics my ra pain seemed much better I just had abdominal swelling and pressure on lungs thrn and yhis time entire body swelled dr rulled out ra it was edrma order err d tests with bed rest feet up over weekend causing edema to go away prior to echo and ultra sound. Tests were normal so went to pulmonologist to get help breathing and they were sfraid to use antibiotics just like my primary dr brgore they know nothing about my ra drugs so how am I supposed to stop this from going inyo pneumonia?


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