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Review: could Lasix cause Lower blood pressure (Hypotension)?





Summary: Lower blood pressure is found among people who take Lasix, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 94,450 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 5,352 have Lower blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower blood pressure 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)

Lower blood pressure

Lower blood pressure (abnormally low blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression.(latest reports from Lower blood pressure 106,762 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 94,450 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 5,352 people (5.67%) have Lower Blood Pressure.

Trend of Lower blood pressure in Lasix reports

Time on Lasix when people have Lower blood pressure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Lower blood pressure48.66%23.92%5.91%4.84%10.22%2.42%4.03%

Gender of people who have Lower blood pressure when taking Lasix * :

FemaleMale
Lower blood pressure49.93%50.07%

Age of people who have Lower blood pressure when taking Lasix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lower blood pressure0.77%0.69%1.06%1.14%2.48%7.20%17.35%69.30%

Severity of Lower blood pressure when taking Lasix ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Lower blood pressure25.00%25.00%25.00%25.00%

How people recovered from Lower blood pressure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Lower blood pressure0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (620 people, 11.58%)
  2. Pain (253 people, 4.73%)
  3. Atrial fibrillation (231 people, 4.32%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (212 people, 3.96%)
  5. Prophylaxis (191 people, 3.57%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (1,604 people, 29.97%)
  2. Digoxin (1,142 people, 21.34%)
  3. Coumadin (928 people, 17.34%)
  4. Potassium chloride (875 people, 16.35%)
  5. Coreg (719 people, 13.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • If i take 20mg of lasix and 40mg the next day and i skip the 40mg and take 20mg instead will it cause dizzyness
    (Asked by a 49 year old man who has Have Dizzyness And Lightheadenes, and takes Lasix )
    Lasix 20 mg and 40mg the next day plus spironolactone 100mg daily nadolol 10mg daily and xifaxan 550mg twice daily and keppra 750mg twice daily and b1 100mg once daily and protonix 40mg once daily and folic acid once daily and magnesium oxide 400mg once daily and lactulose 30ml twice daily and multy vitamin once daily I am skipping the 40mg of Lasix and take 20mg instead will that cause dizziness and heavy legs light head feeling
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  • How to deal with low blood pressure caused by metformin
    (Asked by a 75 year old man who has Low Blood Pressure, and takes Metformin)
    I was on Accupril 5 mg for more than 10 years with little or no side effects. I was diagnosed with early Type 2 diabetes and the doctor prescribed Metformin 500 mg 2 tablets a day. After about 3 months, the blood pressure was too low 88 Sistolic 45 diastolic and suffered syncope.

    I reduced Accupril until I am completely off Accupril. Still the BP was too low and I then reduced Metformin to one tab a day. The BP came back and gradually became too high , i.e., 150/92. I have to put Accupril back on at 5/2 mg then 5/4 mg then finally at 5/8 mg. This seems to be optimal but the Blood Sugar is at just above 100, sometimes 106. I wish to increase Metformin back to 2 a day but afraid Bp will become too low.

    Any input would be appreciated.
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  • Lasix with low blood pressure
    (Asked by a 60 year old woman who has Mitral Valve Stenosis, and takes Coumadin, Lasix, Potassium Chloride)
    Hello My Medical Family,
    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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  • If i have had a heart attack in th elast five years, can i take lasix (profemin)
    (Asked by a 56 year old woman who has Menopause, and takes Lasix)
    I take antidepressants and would like ot know if this medication would work for my Menopause symptoms. I had a heart attack 3 years ago that I think may have been linked to another antidepressant. Can I take this safely?
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  • Omeprazole or pantoprazole?
    (Asked by a 39 year old woman who has Hormone Level Nos Abnormal, Hypothyroidism, Tinnitus, Migraine With Aura, Blood Pressure Fluctuation, Insomnia, Ulcer - Stomach, and takes Lasix, Topamax, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Inderal, Pantoprazole)
    I take an oral contraceptive, Diane-35 ED, which is not in the list of drugs to choose from on this site.

    Recently, the medication I was taking for my stomach ulcer (Omeprazole) became unavailable in my country of residence and was replaced by Patoprazole. I started taking it yesterday morning and by midday today the side effects were unbearable. I am nauseous, have diarrhea, and a very severe headache. This didn't happen with Omeprazole. Do you think this is a drug interaction or is there some difference between the two that I am perhaps sensitive to?
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