Review: could Inspra cause Ascites?


Ascites is found among people who take Inspra, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Metoprolol Succinate, and have Cardiac failure congestive . We study 1,273 people who have side effects while taking Inspra from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Ascites. Find out below who they are, when they have Ascites and more.

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Inspra has active ingredients of eplerenone. It is often used in cardiac failure. (latest outcomes from Inspra 1,290 users)


Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity) has been reported by people with fever, renal failure acute, hepatic failure, diarrhea, hepatic neoplasm malignant (latest reports from 18,894 Ascites patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

1,273 people reported to have side effects when taking Inspra.
Among them, 7 people (0.55%) have Ascites

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Inspra cause Ascites?

Time on Inspra when people have Ascites *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Ascites when taking Inspra *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Ascites when taking Inspra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 14.29 %
  • 60+: 85.71 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Systemic Sclerosis (2 people)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (2 people)
  • Wheezing (1 person)
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (1 person)
  • Pain (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Metoprolol Succinate (3 people)
  • Tracleer (2 people)
  • Lasix (2 people)
  • Demadex (2 people)
  • Atacand (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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