Atrovent and Hypokalaemia - from FDA reports
Hypokalaemia is found among people who take Atrovent, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Hypokalaemia with Atrovent. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,197 people who have side effects when taking Atrovent from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 12, 2017
18,197 people reported to have side effects when taking Atrovent.
Among them, 235 people (1.29%) have Hypokalaemia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Atrovent when people have Hypokalaemia *:
- < 1 month: 88.89 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hypokalaemia when taking Atrovent *:
- female: 64.1 %
- male: 35.9 %
Age of people who have Hypokalaemia when taking Atrovent *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.03 %
- 10-19: 0.51 %
- 20-29: 0.51 %
- 30-39: 4.1 %
- 40-49: 7.69 %
- 50-59: 18.46 %
- 60+: 67.69 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (25 people, 10.64%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (20 people, 8.51%)
- Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 7.66%)
- Asthma (16 people, 6.81%)
- High Blood Pressure (12 people, 5.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Albuterol (71 people, 30.21%)
- Lasix (64 people, 27.23%)
- Aspirin (60 people, 25.53%)
- Prednisone (57 people, 24.26%)
- Coumadin (56 people, 23.83%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (69 people, 29.36%)
- Pain (68 people, 28.94%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (67 people, 28.51%)
- Hypotension (60 people, 25.53%)
- Weight Decreased (59 people, 25.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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