Antabuse and Renal failure - from FDA reports


Renal failure is found among people who take Antabuse, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old also take medication Campral, and have Alcoholism . We study 752 people who have side effects while taking Antabuse from FDA. Among them, 8 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.

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Antabuse has active ingredients of disulfiram. It is often used in alcoholism. (latest outcomes from Antabuse 971 users)

Renal Failure

Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 82,171 Renal failure patients).

On Feb, 15, 2017

752 people reported to have side effects when taking Antabuse.
Among them, 8 people (1.06%) have Renal Failure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Antabuse cause Renal failure?

Gender of people who have Renal Failure when taking Antabuse *:

  • female: 25 %
  • male: 75 %

Age of people who have Renal Failure when taking Antabuse *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 57.14 %
  • 40-49: 42.86 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Alcoholism (6 people, 75.00%)
  • Panic Disorder (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vivitrol (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Campral (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Lopressor (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Crestor (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Cefazolin (1 person, 12.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Thrombocytopenia (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Pancreatitis (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Hypotension (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Encephalopathy (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Blood Alcohol Increased (2 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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