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Review: could Lasix cause Knee swelling (Joint 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 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.

We study 94,467 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 726 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 fluid retention. (latest outcomes from 95,330 Lasix users)

Knee swelling

Knee swelling has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 23,903 Knee swelling patients)

On Jan, 30, 2015: 94,467 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 726 people (0.77%) have Knee Swelling.

Trend of Knee swelling in Lasix reports

Time on Lasix when people have Knee swelling * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Knee swelling0.00%0.00%27.27%0.00%36.36%36.36%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Knee swelling70.73%29.27%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Knee swelling0.00%0.15%0.15%0.60%2.70%7.66%19.07%69.67%

Severity of Knee swelling when taking Lasix ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Knee swelling ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (88 people, 12.12%)
  2. Osteoporosis (60 people, 8.26%)
  3. Pain (52 people, 7.16%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (39 people, 5.37%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (36 people, 4.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (221 people, 30.44%)
  2. Coumadin (183 people, 25.21%)
  3. Zometa (129 people, 17.77%)
  4. Synthroid (110 people, 15.15%)
  5. Digoxin (108 people, 14.88%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    My mom has been in ICU for over a month now. She has been on lasix for over 6 years now and for two nights the hospital has not given her lasix. I can see her legs and arms puffy filled with liquids and it makes me so sad to see moms in this pain. Dr kept telling us that her blood pressure was too low for them to give her lasix but for the past 3 hrs her readings are 114/55. Im just so torn knowing that she has her own meds of lasix at home that i can bring to her. Can someone out there please help? So thankful to have a forum like this to express our concerns knowing they would be helped.

    Sincerely,
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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • my eyes have gotten so dry since taking 40 mg lasix/day. Even taking every other day I still have severe problems with dry eye. I have gotten eye infections also from the dry eye. Eyes will start to throb. I use eye drops during the day and 4x a night. Never had all these problems until started lasix. If I do lose fluid due to pill, fluid still comes back.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Since having heart attack three weeks ago has suffered from extreme dry mouth on 120 mg furosemide

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • sore joint. fingers, ankles, knees, toes.
    Sometimes hips come out of joint and pop back in while sleeping/resting.

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