Lactulose and Renal failure - from FDA reports
Renal failure is found among people who take Lactulose, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure . We study 20,392 people who have side effects while taking Lactulose from FDA. Among them, 374 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.
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Lactulose has active ingredients of lactulose. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Lactulose 20,584 users)
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 82,171 Renal failure patients).
On Feb, 02, 2017
20,392 people reported to have side effects when taking Lactulose.
Among them, 374 people (1.83%) have Renal Failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lactulose when people have Renal Failure *:
- < 1 month: 72 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Renal Failure when taking Lactulose *:
- female: 44.14 %
- male: 55.86 %
Age of people who have Renal Failure when taking Lactulose *:
- 0-1: 0.32 %
- 2-9: 0.97 %
- 10-19: 0.32 %
- 20-29: 5.16 %
- 30-39: 2.58 %
- 40-49: 14.52 %
- 50-59: 29.35 %
- 60+: 46.77 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (42 people, 11.23%)
- Multiple Myeloma (36 people, 9.63%)
- Pain (33 people, 8.82%)
- Constipation (29 people, 7.75%)
- Nausea (24 people, 6.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (71 people, 18.98%)
- Omeprazole (68 people, 18.18%)
- Furosemide (67 people, 17.91%)
- Acetaminophen (60 people, 16.04%)
- Protonix (53 people, 14.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dehydration (73 people, 19.52%)
- Hypotension (54 people, 14.44%)
- Thrombocytopenia (52 people, 13.90%)
- Breathing Difficulty (50 people, 13.37%)
- Fatigue (48 people, 12.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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