Lasix and Knee swelling - from FDA reports
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 Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Knee swelling with Lasix. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 141,810 people who have side effects when taking Lasix from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 23, 2017
141,810 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.
Among them, 1,258 people (0.89%) have Knee swelling
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lasix when people have Knee swelling *:
- < 1 month: 40.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 6.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 26.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Knee swelling when taking Lasix *:
- female: 71.83 %
- male: 28.17 %
Age of people who have Knee swelling when taking Lasix *:
- 0-1: 0.1 %
- 2-9: 0.2 %
- 10-19: 0.29 %
- 20-29: 0.88 %
- 30-39: 2.65 %
- 40-49: 7.37 %
- 50-59: 20.14 %
- 60+: 68.37 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (145 people, 11.53%)
- Pain (95 people, 7.55%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (80 people, 6.36%)
- Osteoporosis (78 people, 6.20%)
- Diabetes (64 people, 5.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Coumadin (203 people, 16.14%)
- Synthroid (196 people, 15.58%)
- Aspirin (191 people, 15.18%)
- Zometa (165 people, 13.12%)
- Lipitor (142 people, 11.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (457 people, 36.33%)
- Oedema Peripheral (390 people, 31.00%)
- Pain (351 people, 27.90%)
- Fatigue (323 people, 25.68%)
- Breathing Difficulty (316 people, 25.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
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User reviews to the study
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