Clonidine and Fluid retention - from FDA reports
Fluid retention is found among people who take Clonidine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Fluid retention with Clonidine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 31,961 people who have side effects when taking Clonidine from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 06, 2017
31,961 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonidine.
Among them, 180 people (0.56%) have Fluid Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Clonidine when people have Fluid Retention *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 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 Fluid Retention when taking Clonidine *:
- female: 56.74 %
- male: 43.26 %
Age of people who have Fluid Retention when taking Clonidine *:
- 0-1: 0.71 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.71 %
- 20-29: 1.43 %
- 30-39: 2.86 %
- 40-49: 17.14 %
- 50-59: 17.86 %
- 60+: 59.29 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (30 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (18 people, 10.00%)
- Procedural Pain (13 people, 7.22%)
- Stress And Anxiety (11 people, 6.11%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (10 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (43 people, 23.89%)
- Lasix (33 people, 18.33%)
- Norvasc (28 people, 15.56%)
- Aspirin (27 people, 15.00%)
- Lyrica (25 people, 13.89%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Oedema Peripheral (53 people, 29.44%)
- Breathing Difficulty (46 people, 25.56%)
- High Blood Pressure (38 people, 21.11%)
- Weight Increased (34 people, 18.89%)
- Fall (33 people, 18.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Fluid retention when taking Clonidine?
Clonidine has active ingredients of clonidine. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Clonidine 32,873 users)
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 38,287 Fluid retention patients).
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