Could Lasix cause Gynaecomastia - from FDA reports
Gynaecomastia is found among people who take Lasix, especially for people who are 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Coumadin, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 132,739 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA. Among them, 157 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 fluid retention. (latest outcomes from Lasix 134,401 users)
Gynaecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast) has been reported by people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, bipolar disorder, depression, schizophrenia, autism (latest reports from 12,679 Gynaecomastia patients).
On Dec, 24, 2016
132,739 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.
Among them, 157 people (0.12%) have Gynaecomastia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lasix when people have Gynaecomastia *:
- < 1 month: 6.25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.75 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 75.0 %
Age of people who have Gynaecomastia when taking Lasix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.72 %
- 30-39: 0.72 %
- 40-49: 13.67 %
- 50-59: 13.67 %
- 60+: 71.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (26 people, 16.56%)
- High Blood Pressure (15 people, 9.55%)
- Oedema Peripheral (13 people, 8.28%)
- Depression (9 people, 5.73%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (9 people, 5.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Digoxin (42 people, 26.75%)
- Coumadin (42 people, 26.75%)
- Zometa (39 people, 24.84%)
- Prilosec (38 people, 24.20%)
- Vioxx (35 people, 22.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (53 people, 33.76%)
- Injury (51 people, 32.48%)
- Pain (48 people, 30.57%)
- Stress And Anxiety (46 people, 29.30%)
- Anaemia (43 people, 27.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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