Could Furosemide cause Swelling - from FDA reports
Swelling 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 Zometa, and have High blood pressure . We study 91,240 people who have side effects while taking Furosemide from FDA. Among them, 762 have Swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling 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)
Swelling has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 40,501 Swelling patients).
On Nov, 23, 2016
91,240 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide.
Among them, 762 people (0.84%) have Swelling
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Furosemide when people have Swelling *:
- < 1 month: 57.69 %
- 1 - 6 months: 3.85 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.54 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.69 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.69 %
- 10+ years: 3.85 %
Gender of people who have Swelling when taking Furosemide *:
- female: 67.92 %
- male: 32.08 %
Age of people who have Swelling when taking Furosemide *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.17 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.99 %
- 30-39: 0.66 %
- 40-49: 10.1 %
- 50-59: 21.69 %
- 60+: 66.39 %
Severity of Swelling **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 40 %
- severe: 60 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (215 people, 28.22%)
- Lisinopril (171 people, 22.44%)
- Aspirin (151 people, 19.82%)
- Aredia (136 people, 17.85%)
- Spironolactone (118 people, 15.49%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Furosemide, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- High Blood Pressure (101 people, 13.25%)
- Multiple Myeloma (74 people, 9.71%)
- Pain (66 people, 8.66%)
- Metastases To Bone (45 people, 5.91%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (44 people, 5.77%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Pain (324 people, 42.52%)
- Breathing Difficulty (242 people, 31.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (224 people, 29.40%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (187 people, 24.54%)
- Fatigue (185 people, 24.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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