Azithromycin and Nephrosis - from FDA reports
Nephrosis is found among people who take Azithromycin, especially for people who are male, 20-29 old also take medication Tacrolimus, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 17,210 people who have side effects while taking Azithromycin from FDA. Among them, 12 have Nephrosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Nephrosis and more.
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Azithromycin has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Azithromycin 19,332 users)
Nephrosis (a kidney disease that causes the body to lose protein through the urine) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, nephrotic syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c, preventive health care (latest reports from 6,980 Nephrosis patients).
On Feb, 06, 2017
17,210 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin.
Among them, 12 people (0.07%) have Nephrosis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Nephrosis when taking Azithromycin *:
- female: 45.45 %
- male: 54.55 %
Age of people who have Nephrosis when taking Azithromycin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 27.27 %
- 10-19: 9.09 %
- 20-29: 36.36 %
- 30-39: 18.18 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 9.09 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (3 people, 25.00%)
- Pseudomonas Infection (2 people, 16.67%)
- Hypovitaminosis (2 people, 16.67%)
- Diabetes (2 people, 16.67%)
- Bronchitis (2 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tacrolimus (6 people, 50.00%)
- Lantus (5 people, 41.67%)
- Simvastatin (4 people, 33.33%)
- Prednisolone (4 people, 33.33%)
- Adalat (4 people, 33.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Renal Failure Chronic (2 people, 16.67%)
- Proteinuria Present (2 people, 16.67%)
- Blood Albumin Decreased (2 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (1 person, 8.33%)
- Heart Injury (1 person, 8.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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