Aricept and Blood potassium increased - from FDA reports
Blood potassium increased is found among people who take Aricept, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Dementia alzheimer's type. This review analyzes which people have Blood potassium increased with Aricept. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,675 people who have side effects when taking Aricept from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
18,675 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept.
Among them, 175 people (0.94%) have Blood potassium increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Aricept when people have Blood potassium increased *:
- < 1 month: 46.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 3.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.57 %
- 1 - 2 years: 17.86 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Blood potassium increased when taking Aricept *:
- female: 66.86 %
- male: 33.14 %
Age of people who have Blood potassium increased when taking Aricept *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.63 %
- 40-49: 0.63 %
- 50-59: 1.26 %
- 60+: 97.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Dementia Alzheimer's Type (30 people, 17.14%)
- High Blood Pressure (22 people, 12.57%)
- Pulmonary Embolism (12 people, 6.86%)
- Constipation (12 people, 6.86%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (9 people, 5.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Norvasc (31 people, 17.71%)
- Aspirin (31 people, 17.71%)
- Furosemide (30 people, 17.14%)
- Lasix (26 people, 14.86%)
- Lisinopril (24 people, 13.71%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Renal Failure Acute (40 people, 22.86%)
- Hypotension (39 people, 22.29%)
- Dehydration (34 people, 19.43%)
- Weakness (33 people, 18.86%)
- Blood Creatinine Increased (33 people, 18.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have had noonan sysdrom since birth and hyperkalemia for several years. I am beginning to think they ae related, but it's too rare a combination for anyhone to kn ow about it. Can hyperkalemia be part olf te Noonan syndrome complex of problems?
Hello, I was diagnosed with hyperkalemia, and have started a round of antibiotics to treat an abscess tooth. In the past i have taken a probiotic with my antibiotic but am hesitant in doing so as I am not sure if it would spike my hyperkalemia.
I have been taking melatonin for a while and the potassium in my blood is too high. Does someone know if I can reverse this problem? If so, do I have to stop the melatonin completely and how long would it take to lower the potassium in my blood? Thank you!
User reviews to the study
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Just 2+ weeks ago, the doctor prescribed my 91 year old Dad prescribed 20 mg of Fluoxetine and now the doctor is prescribing 10 mg of Donepezil. All my Dad does is sleep and we are going to try switching the Fluoxetine to PM (instead of AM). I don't want my Dad to start taking the newly ...
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