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Review: could Clonidine cause Fluid retention?

Summary: Fluid retention is found among people who take Clonidine, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure. We study 9,244 people who have side effects while taking Clonidine from FDA and social media. Among them, 57 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more.

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Clonidine

Clonidine has active ingredients of clonidine. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 9,699 Clonidine users)

Fluid retention

Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,467 Fluid retention patients)

On May, 6, 2015: 9,244 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonidine. Among them, 57 people (0.62%) have Fluid Retention.

Trend of Fluid retention in Clonidine reports

Time on Clonidine when people have Fluid retention * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fluid retention100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Fluid retention when taking Clonidine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fluid retention0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.96%16.67%70.37%

Severity of Fluid retention when taking Clonidine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Fluid retention ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (14 people, 24.56%)
  2. Pain (10 people, 17.54%)
  3. Neuropathy peripheral (6 people, 10.53%)
  4. Anxiety (6 people, 10.53%)
  5. Depression (6 people, 10.53%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (15 people, 26.32%)
  2. Furosemide (15 people, 26.32%)
  3. Aspirin (14 people, 24.56%)
  4. Folic acid (12 people, 21.05%)
  5. Carvedilol (11 people, 19.30%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • My blood pressure is still up. I started taking 2 losartan a day a little over a week ago. Was not having symptoms as bad when taking only 1. Blood pressure seems to come down some with the clonidine. I think the extra losartan has triggered a reaction.

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