Review: could Cilostazol cause Kidney failure?
We study 2,413 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.
Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Cilostazol and have Kidney failure >>>
Cilostazol (latest outcomes from 2,437 users) has active ingredients of cilostazol. It is often used in arteriosclerosis of the extremities.
Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) (latest reports from 431,610 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 2,413 people reported to have side effects when taking Cilostazol. Among them, 58 people (2.40%) have Kidney Failure. They amount to 0.01% of all the 427,990 people who have Kidney Failure on eHealthMe.
Time on Cilostazol when people have Kidney failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney failure||20.00%||13.33%||0.00%||53.33%||13.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Kidney failure when taking Cilostazol * :
|Kidney failure||36.67%||63.33% |
Age of people who have Kidney failure when taking Cilostazol * :
|Kidney failure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.81%||85.19% |
Severity of Kidney failure when taking Cilostazol ** :
How people recovered from Kidney failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (14 people, 24.14%)
- Prophylaxis (8 people, 13.79%)
- Lung neoplasm malignant (7 people, 12.07%)
- Analgesic effect (6 people, 10.34%)
- Peripheral vascular disorder (5 people, 8.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (23 people, 39.66%)
- Furosemide (17 people, 29.31%)
- Trasylol (14 people, 24.14%)
- Glipizide (13 people, 22.41%)
- Plavix (13 people, 22.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
Get connected! Join a mobile support group to help out with your experience or learn from others anytime and anywhere:
- group for people who take Cilostazol and have Kidney Failure
- group for people who take Cilostazol
- group for people who have Kidney Failure
Comments from related studies:
From this study (4 weeks ago):
Still fighting the disease. Also having muscle twitches and heart flutters.
From this study (3 months ago):
18 months ago I experienced pain in my stomach. I saw a physician who after scans suggested that the drugs might be in conflict. He prescribed prontoprazol and the pain disappeared. The pain returned last October but this time Prontoprazol has not solved the problem. I decided to stop taking all medicines except Omeprazol, Diltiazem, and the insulins and while the pain awas reduced it did not disappear. This is obviously not a wise step. There is only stomach discomfort and my appetite is still good and my bowels are working normally. Any suggestions? please
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Creatinine rising on crestor & causing kidney failure
Husband been on Crestor for 3 years...Creatinine been increasing and he already is a diabetic and been watching his kidney function. Everything I read online points to the Crestor causing Kidney Failure but the doctors REFUSE to listen too us and now he is heading toward dialysis or a Kidney Transpl ...
- Can cilostazol cause hair loss?
I have been taking Cilostazol 100mg for 8 months for vascular disease and recently noticed I am losing ALOT of hair. I'm just wondering if anyone else is having this problem and if it is possible that it is the Cilostazol causing the hair loss. And when I say ALOT of hair, I mean it is coming out in ...
- Did all of these medications cause kidney failure and liver failure
never had a liver diagnosis, took the celebrex for 1 week, and did not have blood work before subscribed, does any of these medications mixed cause problems?
admitted for fall, discharged one week later to hospice
More questions for: Cilostazol, Kidney failure
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- My ex-boyfriend's effexor effects
In my fifth year of living with my ex-boyfriend, he began taking Effexor and soon developed urinary incontinence, kidney failure and nightmares or night terrors so severe that he frequently screamed for prolonged periods, flailed and threw punches in his sleep. Upon ceasing to take Effexor, his sle ...
More reviews for: Cilostazol, Kidney failure
On eHealthMe, Cilostazol (cilostazol) is often used for arteriosclerosis of the extremities. Find out below the conditions Cilostazol is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Cilostazol used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.