Review: could Lactulose cause Renal failure (Acute kidney failure)?
Summary: 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 13,990 people who have side effects while taking Lactulose from FDA and social media. Among them, 388 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 14,076 Lactulose users)
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain. (latest reports from 72,154 Renal failure patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 13,990 people reported to have side effects when taking Lactulose. Among them, 388 people (2.77%) have Renal Failure.
Time on Lactulose when people have Renal failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Renal failure||73.33%||13.33%||13.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Renal failure when taking Lactulose * :
|Renal failure||43.37%||56.63% |
Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Lactulose * :
|Renal failure||0.00%||1.47%||0.00%||5.57%||2.93%||11.44%||24.93%||53.67% |
Severity of Renal failure when taking Lactulose ** :
How people recovered from Renal failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (41 people, 10.57%)
- Pain (27 people, 6.96%)
- Multiple myeloma (22 people, 5.67%)
- Constipation (22 people, 5.67%)
- Nausea (19 people, 4.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (75 people, 19.33%)
- Furosemide (72 people, 18.56%)
- Acetaminophen (69 people, 17.78%)
- Omeprazole (65 people, 16.75%)
- Aspirin (54 people, 13.92%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 57-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Renal Failure - Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
- A study of drug interactions between Carisoprodol, Clonazepam, Levothyroxine Sodium, Estradiol, Sulindac, Lactulose, Probiotics, Benadryl, Strattera, Glucosamine And Chondroitin Sulfate And MSM for a 75-year old woman with Arthritis, Sleep Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Low Thyroid, Hormone Level Abnormal, Reactive Arthritis, Dairy Product Intolerance, Acid Base Balance Abnormal, Sinusitis, Listless, Depression - Elderly. The patient has Increased Bloating And Indigestion, Digestive Tract Abnormality
- 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 drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Duphalac for a 39-year old woman with Hypothyroidism, Constipation. The patient has Acne
- A study of side effects of Lactulose for a 44-year old woman with Ace Levels. The patient has Red Face (a sudden reddening of the face, neck)
Recent Lactulose related drug comparison:
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