Review: could Furosemide cause Neuropathy (Peripheral neuropathy)?
We study 79,981 people who have side effects while taking Furosemide from FDA and social media. Among them, 62 have Neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy and more.
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Furosemide (latest outcomes from 80,824 users) has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention.
Neuropathy (damage to nerves) (latest reports from 26,526 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, peripheral neuropathy.
On Aug, 23, 2014: 79,977 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide. Among them, 64 people (0.08%) have Neuropathy. They amount to 0.24% of all the 26,626 people who have Neuropathy on eHealthMe.
Time on Furosemide when people have Neuropathy * :
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Gender of people who have Neuropathy when taking Furosemide * :
Age of people who have Neuropathy when taking Furosemide * :
Severity of Neuropathy when taking Furosemide ** :
How people recovered from Neuropathy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (18 people, 28.12%)
- Neuropathy (10 people, 15.62%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (7 people, 10.94%)
- Depression (6 people, 9.38%)
- Ill-defined disorder (5 people, 7.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gabapentin (18 people, 28.12%)
- Potassium chloride (17 people, 26.56%)
- Lipitor (16 people, 25.00%)
- Neurontin (14 people, 21.88%)
- Aspirin (12 people, 18.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Furosemide (furosemide) is often used for fluid retention. Find out below the conditions Furosemide is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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Neuropathy is also known as: Neuritis - peripheral, Neuropathy - peripheral, Peripheral neuritis, Peripheral neuropathy.
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