Review: taking Lasix and Digoxin together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lasix and Digoxin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lasix and Digoxin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 26,779 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Lasix

Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lasix 103,628 users)

Digoxin

Digoxin has active ingredients of digoxin. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Digoxin 55,689 users)

On Aug, 24, 2016

26,779 people who take Lasix, Digoxin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lasix and Digoxin drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Lasix:
  • < 1 month: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 36.0% - (8 of 22 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 26.0% - (5 of 19 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 10 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 46.0% - (12 of 26 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 47.0% - (8 of 17 people)
  • 10+ years: 68.0% - (13 of 19 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Digoxin:
  • < 1 month: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.0% - (6 of 23 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 21.0% - (3 of 14 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.0% - (1 of 10 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 54.0% - (18 of 33 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 66.0% - (10 of 15 people)
  • 10+ years: 55.0% - (11 of 20 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Lasix:
  • female: 37.0% - (23 of 61 people)
  • male: 39.0% - (24 of 61 people)
Digoxin:
  • female: 43.0% - (26 of 60 people)
  • male: 40.0% - (24 of 60 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Lasix:
  • 0-1: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 40-49: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 50-59: 51.0% - (15 of 29 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (25 of 75 people)
Digoxin:
  • 0-1: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 40-49: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 50-59: 57.0% - (16 of 28 people)
  • 60+: 35.0% - (26 of 74 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pain
  • renal failure acute
  • renal failure
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • multi-organ failure
  • pneumonia
1 - 6 months:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • atrial fibrillation
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • renal failure acute
  • multiple injuries
  • anxiety
  • bradycardia
6 - 12 months:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • renal failure acute
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • anaemia
  • hypotension
  • vomiting
1 - 2 years:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • atrial fibrillation
  • hypotension
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • multiple injuries
  • renal failure acute
  • asthenia
  • mitral valve incompetence
  • nausea
2 - 5 years:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • atrial fibrillation
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • injury
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • multiple injuries
  • dizziness
  • hypertension
5 - 10 years:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pain
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • injury
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • hypertension
  • anxiety
10+ years:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • hypertension
  • mitral valve incompetence
not specified:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • dyspnoea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • anxiety
  • hypotension
  • dizziness

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • nausea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • hypotension
  • anaemia
male:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • asthenia
  • hypotension
  • renal failure acute
  • anxiety

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • pyrexia
  • renal failure
  • hyperkalaemia
  • renal failure acute
  • therapeutic agent toxicity
  • hypotension
  • cardiac arrest
  • hypersensitivity
  • bronchiolitis
  • cough
2-9:
  • pyrexia
  • cardiac failure
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pain
  • renal failure
  • anxiety
  • death
  • fear
  • injury
  • multi-organ failure
10-19:
  • cardiac failure
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • dyspnoea
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • tachycardia
  • pyrexia
  • cardiac arrest
20-29:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • bronchitis
  • vomiting
  • influenza like illness
  • nausea
  • urinary tract infection
  • insomnia
  • cholecystitis
  • presyncope
  • tuberculin test positive
30-39:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • injury
  • anhedonia
  • nausea
  • ventricular tachycardia
  • cardiac failure
  • cardiomyopathy
40-49:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • hypotension
  • renal failure
  • fatigue
50-59:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • atrial fibrillation
  • hypotension
  • nausea
  • chest pain
  • dizziness
60+:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
  • renal failure acute
  • dizziness
  • hypotension

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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