Concerta and Kidney failure - from FDA reports


Kidney failure is found among people who take Concerta, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old also take medication Seroquel, and have Prostatitis. This review analyzes which people have Kidney failure with Concerta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,445 people who have side effects when taking Concerta from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

12,445 people reported to have side effects when taking Concerta.
Among them, 29 people (0.23%) have Kidney failure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Concerta cause Kidney failure?

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

  • female: 24.14 %
  • male: 75.86 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 36 %
  • 20-29: 20 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 8 %
  • 50-59: 12 %
  • 60+: 24 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Urinary Tract Infection (5 people, 17.24%)
  • Prostatitis (5 people, 17.24%)
  • Pain (1 person, 3.45%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1 person, 3.45%)
  • Dysthymia (1 person, 3.45%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (9 people, 31.03%)
  • Levaquin (5 people, 17.24%)
  • Effexor (4 people, 13.79%)
  • Trasylol (3 people, 10.34%)
  • Lyrica (3 people, 10.34%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hepatic Failure (9 people, 31.03%)
  • Congestive Cardiomyopathy (8 people, 27.59%)
  • Cardiac Failure (8 people, 27.59%)
  • Tremor (6 people, 20.69%)
  • Chills (6 people, 20.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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