Low blood potassium is found among people who take Diltiazem Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Furosemide, and have Hypertension . We study 6,059 people who have side effects while taking Diltiazem hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 50 have Low blood potassium. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood potassium and more.
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Diltiazem hydrochloride has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Diltiazem hydrochloride 7,302 users)
Low blood potassium has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, hypokalemia, diarrhea, thrombocytopenia (latest reports from 32,683 Low blood potassium patients).
On Sep, 20, 2016
6,059 people reported to have side effects when taking Diltiazem Hydrochloride.
Among them, 50 people (0.83%) have Low Blood Potassium
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have had Cfs for many years. Was recently diagnosed with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and prescribed diltiazem. Had terrible side effects, gradually weaned myself off, but some residual effects remain (resting heart rate in the 40's, even more extreme fatigue, shortness of breath, indigestion and constipation). Has anyone else had this experience? Any advice?
59 years...Just had my 2nd dose of prolia , during a routine 24 urine test, was found to have hypercalciumia now on chlorthalidone which caused me to have a critical low potassium.went to EC for potassium . Have been feeling tired, with upper arm pain and a headache X1 week prior to and after ...
I broke my hip top of thigh area had surgery with metal plate and two bolts but not a hip replacement 2 years ago. I take Diltiazem for high blood pressure . Can I take Aleve daily with the diltiazem to relieve arthritis in knee and pain where hip surgery took place
I am a 60 year old male with COPD and had Atrial fib until the ablation 3 months ago. Immediately after the ablation, I felt like Superman with no arrhythmia and very moderate COPD that was stable. This past month, I developed Atrial flutter, the 3 medicines they have attempted with me; ...
I have had Cfs for many years. Was recently diagnosed with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and prescribed diltiazem. Had terrible side effects, gradually weaned myself off, but some residual effects remain (resting heart rate in the 40's, even more extreme fatigue, shortness of breath, ...
I am a 77 year old male. I have type II diabetes. I found out from my blood report last week that my potassium level was 6.0. I am wondering if Diltiazem 24 hr ER 120 mg might be responsible for it. I have been using this medicine for the last 6 months. For diabetes I take 100 mg Glucophage ...
At age 56 I began to have periodic partial paralysis. I was told by the Director of Neurology of Penn Medical Hospital that my paralysis was because of screwed up potassium metabolism. It happened after taking Oxcarbazepine. MRIs/EEGs showed no evidence or stroke. After I fell down and was ...
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