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Review: could Furosemide cause Hyponatremia?

Summary: Hyponatremia could be caused by Furosemide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 79,934 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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On Apr, 10, 2014: 79,985 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide. Among them, 1,169 people (1.46%) have Hyponatremia. They amount to 0.67% of all the 174,406 people who have Hyponatremia on eHealthMe.

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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