Review: could Ketoconazole cause Kidney failure (Acute kidney failure)?
Summary: Kidney failure is found among people who take Ketoconazole, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Prostate cancer.
We study 2,533 people who have side effects while taking Ketoconazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 88 have Kidney failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney failure and more.
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Ketoconazole has active ingredients of ketoconazole. It is often used in fungal infection. (latest outcomes from 2,673 Ketoconazole users)
Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 57,661 Kidney failure patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 2,533 people reported to have side effects when taking Ketoconazole. Among them, 81 people (3.20%) have Kidney Failure.
Time on Ketoconazole when people have Kidney failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney failure||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Kidney failure when taking Ketoconazole * :
|Kidney failure||0.00%||0.00%||5.41%||9.46%||18.92%||1.35%||6.76%||58.11% |
Severity of Kidney failure when taking Ketoconazole ** :
How people recovered from Kidney failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer (21 people, 25.93%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 23.46%)
- Osteoporosis (12 people, 14.81%)
- Muscle spasms (10 people, 12.35%)
- Pain (10 people, 12.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (28 people, 34.57%)
- Aspirin (24 people, 29.63%)
- Chemotherapeutics nos (24 people, 29.63%)
- Lipitor (22 people, 27.16%)
- Lupron (21 people, 25.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Zopiclone for a 62-year old woman with Insomnia. The patient has Renal Failure
- A study of drug interactions between Temazepam, Geodon for a 32-year old woman with Insomnia, Psychosis. The patient has Minor Cognitive Motor Disorder, Gait Abnormal, Dystonia, Dystonia, Tardive Dyskinesia, Acute Kidney Failure, Autonomic Nervous System Imbalance, Parkinsonism, Parkinsonian Crisis
- A study of side effects of Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 57-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Renal Failure - Acute
- A study of drug interactions between Plavix, Lisinopril, Cymbalta for a 88-year old woman with Arterial Stenosis, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled, Depression - Elderly. The patient has Renal Failure, Pulse Pressure Decreased
- A study of side effects of Olanzapine for a 42-year old man with Depression. The patient has Renal Failure
Recent Ketoconazole related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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