Review: could Lasix cause Gynaecomastia?
We study 94,423 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 138 have Gynaecomastia. Find out below who they are, when they have Gynaecomastia and more.
Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Lasix and have Gynaecomastia >>>
Lasix (latest outcomes from 95,292 users) has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention.
Gynaecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast) (latest reports from 22,261 patients) has been reported by people with enlarged prostate, high blood pressure, prostate cancer, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Sep, 16, 2014: 94,423 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 138 people (0.15%) have Gynaecomastia.
Time on Lasix when people have Gynaecomastia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix * :
Age of people who have Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix * :
Severity of Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Gynaecomastia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (25 people, 18.12%)
- Oedema peripheral (24 people, 17.39%)
- Multiple myeloma (22 people, 15.94%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (7 people, 5.07%)
- Benign prostatic hyperplasia (5 people, 3.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (46 people, 33.33%)
- Coumadin (39 people, 28.26%)
- Digoxin (38 people, 27.54%)
- Aspirin (35 people, 25.36%)
- Cozaar (35 people, 25.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Lasix and have Gynaecomastia
- group for people who take Lasix
- group for people who have Gynaecomastia
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 day ago):
i have herniated discs in my back and arthritis all over. sometimes pain is almost unbearable. i am allergic to pain meds. this is the one i can take without visable side affects
From this study (4 days ago):
I have been on Vivitrol since 10/2012, on Lasix since 4/2013
My hip and leg pain is worsening and my daily life is effected by this pain. I walk differently d/t the pain, I can't exercise without pain. Is it due to the monthly Injections of Vivitrol that they alternate Right/Left in my back side. Not sure what the long term effects of Vivitrol are, but I certainly have become more debilitated since I statred recieving these injections
From this study (1 week ago):
I lost a lot of time during a 9 month period, I can't remember what I said or did. I'm being brought up on charges of writing prescription medications after my Controlled License expired. I forgot to renew it. My husband thinks that I've lost it. I couldn't remember how to do the simplest things. I thought it was my thyroid. It is enlarged but my labs came back back normal. I finally found some relief after reading an article in AARP a couple of weeks ago about drugs that can cause memory loss. I stopped taking the carvedilol right away. I'm feeling better already but I hope it clears more. I was looking for information. Many of the sites about carvedilol and memory loss are gone. It appears that there is a cover up concerning this drug. Many doctors won't admit that it can cause memory loss. The drug sites say nothing about memory loss. And a couple of sites just state that memory loss is not a side affect of carvedilol. Any help I can get would be greatly appreciated.
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Lasix, Gynaecomastia
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Methadone maintenance and lichen planus
Have been on methadone maint. since 1973 (with two brief periods of non use).
Have suffered from Lichen Planus for the last 5 years with slow but steady progression of symptoms. Do not know when exposed to Hep C (IV drug use since 1968)and have been exposed to biohazardous materials from my career ...
- Treating copd and kidney disease
My biggest problem is trying to keep my blood pressure at 110 to 140 diastolic and controlling constipation.
- Pulmonery hypertension
gives you heart failure, enlarged right side of heart, lungs are not getting enough oxgen, have blood clots, so effects all body organs
More reviews for: Lasix, Gynaecomastia
On eHealthMe, Lasix (furosemide) is often used for fluid retention. Find out below the conditions Lasix is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Lasix used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
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.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.