Botox and Kidney failure - from FDA reports
Kidney failure is found among people who take Botox, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tysabri, and have Skin wrinkling . We study 25,926 people who have side effects while taking Botox from FDA. Among them, 16 have Kidney failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney failure and more.
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Botox has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Botox 26,286 users)
Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 82,171 Kidney failure patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
25,926 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox.
Among them, 16 people (0.06%) have Kidney Failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Botox when people have Kidney Failure *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Kidney Failure when taking Botox *:
- female: 57.14 %
- male: 42.86 %
Age of people who have Kidney Failure when taking Botox *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 7.14 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 35.71 %
- 50-59: 35.71 %
- 60+: 21.43 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Skin Wrinkling (8 people, 50.00%)
- Bladder Disorder (4 people, 25.00%)
- Hypotrichosis (3 people, 18.75%)
- Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (2 people, 12.50%)
- Multiple Myeloma (2 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tysabri (4 people, 25.00%)
- Lumigan (3 people, 18.75%)
- Diovan (2 people, 12.50%)
- Velcade (1 person, 6.25%)
- Aspirin (1 person, 6.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Renal Impairment (3 people, 18.75%)
- Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (3 people, 18.75%)
- Fever (3 people, 18.75%)
- Dehydration (3 people, 18.75%)
- Fall (2 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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