Review: could Lasix cause Gynaecomastia?


Gynaecomastia is found among people who take Lasix, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Coumadin, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 102,788 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 146 have Gynaecomastia. Find out below who they are, when they have Gynaecomastia and more.

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Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lasix 103,628 users)


Gynaecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast) has been reported by people with impetigo, osteopenia, rashes, disability, pain in jaw (latest reports from 3,690 Gynaecomastia patients).

On Aug, 21, 2016

102,788 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.
Among them, 146 people (0.14%) have Gynaecomastia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lasix cause Gynaecomastia?

Time on Lasix when people have Gynaecomastia *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 6.25 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 18.75 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 75.0 %

Gender of people who have Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix *:

  • female: 1.38 %
  • male: 98.62 %

Age of people who have Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.77 %
  • 30-39: 0.77 %
  • 40-49: 13.85 %
  • 50-59: 13.08 %
  • 60+: 71.54 %

Severity if Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Gynaecomastia **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (22 people)
  • Hypertension (14 people)
  • Oedema Peripheral (12 people)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (9 people)
  • Depression (6 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Digoxin (41 people)
  • Coumadin (41 people)
  • Zometa (37 people)
  • Prilosec (36 people)
  • Vioxx (34 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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