Could Furosemide cause Depression - from FDA reports
Depression is found among people who take Furosemide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 91,241 people who have side effects while taking Furosemide from FDA. Among them, 1,702 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Furosemide has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention. (latest outcomes from Furosemide 126,048 users)
Depression has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 364,625 Depression patients).
On Nov, 26, 2016
91,241 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide.
Among them, 1,702 people (1.87%) have Depression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Furosemide when people have Depression *:
- < 1 month: 36.11 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.06 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 19.44 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.17 %
- 10+ years: 1.39 %
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Furosemide *:
- female: 61.87 %
- male: 38.13 %
Age of people who have Depression when taking Furosemide *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.58 %
- 20-29: 1.15 %
- 30-39: 3.9 %
- 40-49: 14.14 %
- 50-59: 27.56 %
- 60+: 52.6 %
Severity of Depression **:
- least: 8.33 %
- moderate: 58.33 %
- severe: 25.0 %
- most severe: 8.33 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (389 people, 22.86%)
- Lisinopril (380 people, 22.33%)
- Zometa (275 people, 16.16%)
- Lasix (268 people, 15.75%)
- Prednisone (263 people, 15.45%)
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Potential co-existing conditions
- High Blood Pressure (238 people, 13.98%)
- Pain (159 people, 9.34%)
- Stress And Anxiety (115 people, 6.76%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (101 people, 5.93%)
- Multiple Myeloma (98 people, 5.76%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Stress And Anxiety (802 people, 47.12%)
- Pain (640 people, 37.60%)
- Weakness (420 people, 24.68%)
- Breathing Difficulty (410 people, 24.09%)
- High Blood Pressure (395 people, 23.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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