Review: could Lasix cause Knee Swelling?


Summary

Knee swelling is found among people who take Lasix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Coumadin, and have Hypertension . We study 126,909 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,059 have Knee swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Knee swelling and more.

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Lasix

Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lasix 131,278 users)

Knee Swelling

Knee swelling has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, diarrhea, joint pain, stroke (latest reports from 44,226 Knee swelling patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

126,909 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.
Among them, 1,059 people (0.83%) have Knee Swelling


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lasix cause Knee swelling?

Time on Lasix when people have Knee Swelling *:

  • < 1 month: 30.77 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.69 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 15.38 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 30.77 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 15.38 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Knee Swelling when taking Lasix *:

  • female: 70.88 %
  • male: 29.12 %

Age of people who have Knee Swelling when taking Lasix *:

  • 0-1: 0.11 %
  • 2-9: 0.11 %
  • 10-19: 0.34 %
  • 20-29: 1.03 %
  • 30-39: 2.53 %
  • 40-49: 7.7 %
  • 50-59: 20.34 %
  • 60+: 67.82 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (117 people, 11.05%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (99 people, 9.35%)
  • Pain (80 people, 7.55%)
  • Osteoporosis (76 people, 7.18%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (58 people, 5.48%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Coumadin (195 people, 18.41%)
  • Aspirin (186 people, 17.56%)
  • Zometa (164 people, 15.49%)
  • Synthroid (142 people, 13.41%)
  • Lipitor (126 people, 11.90%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Arthralgia (388 people, 36.64%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (368 people, 34.75%)
  • Pain (305 people, 28.80%)
  • Dyspnoea (268 people, 25.31%)
  • Fatigue (253 people, 23.89%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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