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 124,373 people who have side effects while taking Furosemide from FDA. Among them, 1,995 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 126,061 users)
Depression has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 364,993 Depression patients).
On Dec, 28, 2016
124,373 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide.
Among them, 1,995 people (1.6%) have Depression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Furosemide when people have Depression *:
- < 1 month: 42.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.86 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.71 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.14 %
- 10+ years: 1.43 %
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Furosemide *:
- female: 62.1 %
- male: 37.9 %
Age of people who have Depression when taking Furosemide *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.5 %
- 20-29: 1.24 %
- 30-39: 4.22 %
- 40-49: 13.52 %
- 50-59: 26.24 %
- 60+: 54.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (269 people, 13.48%)
- Pain (177 people, 8.87%)
- Stress And Anxiety (128 people, 6.42%)
- Multiple Myeloma (117 people, 5.86%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (114 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (390 people, 19.55%)
- Lisinopril (381 people, 19.10%)
- Lasix (289 people, 14.49%)
- Zometa (279 people, 13.98%)
- Prednisone (262 people, 13.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (862 people, 43.21%)
- Pain (697 people, 34.94%)
- Weakness (473 people, 23.71%)
- Fatigue (456 people, 22.86%)
- Breathing Difficulty (454 people, 22.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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