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 94,473 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 has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention. (latest outcomes from 95,334 Lasix users)
Knee swelling has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 23,911 Knee swelling patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 94,473 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 726 people (0.77%) have Knee Swelling.
Time on Lasix when people have Knee swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Knee swelling||0.00%||0.00%||27.27%||0.00%||36.36%||36.36%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Knee swelling when taking Lasix * :
|Knee swelling||70.73%||29.27% |
Age of people who have Knee swelling when taking Lasix * :
|Knee swelling||0.00%||0.15%||0.15%||0.60%||2.70%||7.66%||19.07%||69.67% |
Severity of Knee swelling when taking Lasix ** :
How people recovered from Knee swelling ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (88 people, 12.12%)
- Osteoporosis (60 people, 8.26%)
- Pain (52 people, 7.16%)
- Diabetes mellitus (39 people, 5.37%)
- Multiple myeloma (36 people, 4.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (221 people, 30.44%)
- Coumadin (183 people, 25.21%)
- Zometa (129 people, 17.77%)
- Synthroid (110 people, 15.15%)
- Digoxin (108 people, 14.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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