Bactrim and Renal failure - from FDA reports
Renal failure is found among people who take Bactrim, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Hiv infection. This review analyzes which people have Renal failure with Bactrim. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,323 people who have side effects when taking Bactrim from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
42,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim.
Among them, 1,201 people (2.84%) have Renal failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Bactrim when people have Renal failure *:
- < 1 month: 72.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.86 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.16 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.7 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.08 %
- 10+ years: 1.62 %
Gender of people who have Renal failure when taking Bactrim *:
- female: 41.89 %
- male: 58.11 %
Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Bactrim *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.87 %
- 10-19: 4.93 %
- 20-29: 4.24 %
- 30-39: 10.94 %
- 40-49: 14.98 %
- 50-59: 18.33 %
- 60+: 44.73 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hiv Infection (152 people, 12.66%)
- High Blood Pressure (129 people, 10.74%)
- Multiple Myeloma (116 people, 9.66%)
- Preventive Health Care (111 people, 9.24%)
- Pain (85 people, 7.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (179 people, 14.90%)
- Prednisone (134 people, 11.16%)
- Neurontin (103 people, 8.58%)
- Dexamethasone (103 people, 8.58%)
- Fluconazole (100 people, 8.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (194 people, 16.15%)
- Pain (163 people, 13.57%)
- Thrombocytopenia (155 people, 12.91%)
- Anaemia (152 people, 12.66%)
- Weakness (135 people, 11.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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