Review: could Antabuse cause Renal failure?
We study 663 people who have side effects while taking Antabuse from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.
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Antabuse (latest outcomes from 786 users) has active ingredients of disulfiram. It is often used in alcoholism.
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 426,167 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 663 people reported to have side effects when taking Antabuse. Among them, 9 people (1.36%) have Renal Failure. They amount to 0.00% of all the 438,177 people who have Renal Failure on eHealthMe.
Time on Antabuse when people have Renal failure * :
Gender of people who have Renal failure when taking Antabuse * :
|Renal failure||22.22%||77.78% |
Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Antabuse * :
|Renal failure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||22.22%||11.11%||0.00% |
Severity of Renal failure when taking Antabuse ** :
How people recovered from Renal failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Alcoholism (5 people, 55.56%)
- Alcohol withdrawal syndrome (1 people, 11.11%)
- Panic attack (1 people, 11.11%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 people, 11.11%)
- Essential hypertension (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Campral (2 people, 22.22%)
- Vivitrol (2 people, 22.22%)
- Nitroglycerin (1 people, 11.11%)
- Dilantin (1 people, 11.11%)
- Fentanyl (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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