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Review: could Lasix cause Loose stools?





Summary: Loose stools is found among people who take Lasix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Coumadin, and have Pulmonary hypertension.

We study 94,450 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

Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention. (latest outcomes from Lasix 95,316 users)

Loose stools

Loose stools has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Loose stools 2,339 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 94,445 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 82 people (0.09%) have Loose Stools.

Trend of Loose stools in Lasix reports

Time on Lasix when people have Loose stools * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Loose stools0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Loose stools when taking Lasix * :

FemaleMale
Loose stools64.04%35.96%

Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Lasix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Loose stools0.00%2.41%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.05%28.92%56.63%

Severity of Loose stools when taking Lasix ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Loose stools ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pulmonary hypertension (4 people, 4.88%)
  2. Osteoarthritis (3 people, 3.66%)
  3. Cardiac disorder (2 people, 2.44%)
  4. Arthritis (2 people, 2.44%)
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (2 people, 2.44%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Coumadin (20 people, 24.39%)
  2. Xenical (19 people, 23.17%)
  3. Prilosec (18 people, 21.95%)
  4. Zocor (13 people, 15.85%)
  5. Aspirin (13 people, 15.85%)

* 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,
    Tony
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