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Review: could Furosemide cause Hyponatremia?





Summary: Hyponatremia 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 Hypertension.

We study 79,997 people who have side effects while taking Furosemide from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,169 have Hyponatremia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hyponatremia and more.

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Furosemide

Furosemide has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention. (latest outcomes from Furosemide 80,842 users)

Hyponatremia

On Nov, 26, 2014: 79,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide. Among them, 1,169 people (1.46%) have Hyponatremia.

Trend of Hyponatremia in Furosemide reports

Time on Furosemide when people have Hyponatremia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hyponatremia44.72%27.64%9.76%9.76%4.88%2.44%0.81%

Gender of people who have Hyponatremia when taking Furosemide * :

FemaleMale
Hyponatremia53.17%46.83%

Age of people who have Hyponatremia when taking Furosemide * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hyponatremia0.60%0.09%0.43%1.71%1.28%5.80%13.23%76.88%

Severity of Hyponatremia when taking Furosemide ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hyponatremia0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hyponatremia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (128 people, 10.95%)
  2. Cardiac failure (63 people, 5.39%)
  3. Depression (62 people, 5.30%)
  4. Atrial fibrillation (62 people, 5.30%)
  5. Cardiac failure congestive (42 people, 3.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (246 people, 21.04%)
  2. Spironolactone (236 people, 20.19%)
  3. Digoxin (194 people, 16.60%)
  4. Omeprazole (174 people, 14.88%)
  5. Potassium chloride (149 people, 12.75%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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