Review: could Lasix cause Loose stools?
We study 94,415 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 82 have Loose stools. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose stools and more.
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Lasix (latest outcomes from 95,273 users) has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention.
Loose stools (latest reports from 9,255 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 17, 2014: 94,412 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 82 people (0.09%) have Loose Stools. They amount to 0.89% of all the 9,253 people who have Loose Stools on eHealthMe.
Time on Lasix when people have Loose stools * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loose stools when taking Lasix * :
|Loose stools||64.04%||35.96% |
Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Lasix * :
|Loose stools||0.00%||2.41%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.05%||28.92%||56.63% |
Severity of Loose stools when taking Lasix ** :
How people recovered from Loose stools ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pulmonary hypertension (4 people, 4.88%)
- Osteoarthritis (3 people, 3.66%)
- Cardiac disorder (2 people, 2.44%)
- Arthritis (2 people, 2.44%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (2 people, 2.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Coumadin (20 people, 24.39%)
- Xenical (19 people, 23.17%)
- Prilosec (18 people, 21.95%)
- Zocor (13 people, 15.85%)
- Aspirin (13 people, 15.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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