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Review: could Lasix cause Gynaecomastia?

We study 94,437 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.

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Lasix

Lasix (latest outcomes from 95,302 users) has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention.

Gynaecomastia

Gynaecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast) (latest reports from 22,263 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.

Trend of Gynaecomastia in Lasix reports

Time on Lasix when people have Gynaecomastia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Gynaecomastia0.00%3.70%7.41%0.00%0.00%0.00%88.89%

Gender of people who have Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix * :

FemaleMale
Gynaecomastia0.66%99.34%

Age of people who have Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Gynaecomastia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.72%0.72%20.86%12.95%64.75%

Severity of Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Gynaecomastia0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Gynaecomastia ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Gynaecomastia0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (25 people, 18.12%)
  2. Oedema peripheral (24 people, 17.39%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (22 people, 15.94%)
  4. Cardiac failure congestive (7 people, 5.07%)
  5. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (5 people, 3.62%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vioxx (46 people, 33.33%)
  2. Coumadin (39 people, 28.26%)
  3. Digoxin (38 people, 27.54%)
  4. Aspirin (35 people, 25.36%)
  5. Cozaar (35 people, 25.36%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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