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Review: could Cilostazol cause Kidney failure (Acute kidney failure)?

Summary: Kidney failure is found among people who take Cilostazol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.

We study 2,414 people who have side effects while taking Cilostazol from FDA and social media. Among them, 69 have Kidney failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney failure and more.

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Cilostazol

Cilostazol has active ingredients of cilostazol. It is often used in arteriosclerosis of the extremities. (latest outcomes from 2,439 Cilostazol users)

Kidney failure

Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, pain. (latest reports from 57,656 Kidney failure patients)

On Jan, 15, 2015: 2,414 people reported to have side effects when taking Cilostazol. Among them, 58 people (2.40%) have Kidney Failure.

Trend of Kidney failure in Cilostazol reports

Time on Cilostazol when people have Kidney failure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Kidney failure20.00%13.33%0.00%53.33%13.33%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Kidney failure when taking Cilostazol * :

FemaleMale
Kidney failure36.67%63.33%

Age of people who have Kidney failure when taking Cilostazol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Kidney failure0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%14.81%85.19%

Severity of Kidney failure when taking Cilostazol ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Kidney failure ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (14 people, 24.14%)
  2. Prophylaxis (8 people, 13.79%)
  3. Lung neoplasm malignant (7 people, 12.07%)
  4. Analgesic effect (6 people, 10.34%)
  5. Peripheral vascular disorder (5 people, 8.62%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (23 people, 39.66%)
  2. Furosemide (17 people, 29.31%)
  3. Trasylol (14 people, 24.14%)
  4. Glipizide (13 people, 22.41%)
  5. Plavix (13 people, 22.41%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Do you have Kidney Failure while taking Cilostazol?

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