Review: could Lasix cause Passed out (Fainting)?
Summary: Passed out 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 Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 94,467 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,933 have Passed out. Find out below who they are, when they have Passed out and more.
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Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention. (latest outcomes from 95,330 Lasix users)
Passed out (loss of consciousness and postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 49,802 Passed out patients)
On Jan, 4, 2015: 94,459 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 1,933 people (2.05%) have Passed Out.
Time on Lasix when people have Passed out * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Passed out||37.68%||16.67%||2.17%||23.19%||12.32%||6.52%||1.45% |
Gender of people who have Passed out when taking Lasix * :
|Passed out||60.03%||39.97% |
Age of people who have Passed out when taking Lasix * :
|Passed out||0.00%||0.11%||0.17%||1.27%||4.20%||5.63%||20.32%||68.30% |
Severity of Passed out when taking Lasix ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Passed out||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Passed out ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Passed out||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (188 people, 9.73%)
- Multiple myeloma (123 people, 6.36%)
- Pain (90 people, 4.66%)
- Atrial fibrillation (83 people, 4.29%)
- Depression (74 people, 3.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (587 people, 30.37%)
- Coumadin (504 people, 26.07%)
- Digoxin (404 people, 20.90%)
- Potassium chloride (279 people, 14.43%)
- Plavix (270 people, 13.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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have dry mouth and loss of taste just recently have been on lasix over 6 months i take pottasium pill evey othor day last count 4.9
- If i take 20mg of lasix and 40mg the next day and i skip the 40mg and take 20mg instead will it cause dizzyness
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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.
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I have been in pain and have suffered for over 7 years with muscle pain with cramping, aching, burning, stinging, pins/needles, weakness, numbness and paralysis, etc. I live with fatigue and utter exhaustion everyday and hate having to take medicine period, but have no choice in the matter. I know that this is something serious..I can feel it. I just have to get the Doctors, to find it...and fix whatever it is that is wrong.
I am trying to find what is the root cause of it all, then I might be able to find some relief.."Lord Willing". I have always been a driven individual and love life. I am a fighter and a survivor, so I will continue forward..until I find a way to the answer.
The pain level stays around 5 or 6 everyday and can be overwhelming at times, but I pray and I find relief for a moment..from The Lord. Grateful to be alive. Just want life to be normal again and to be able, to spend my time with my family that I have missed so much of.
Grace on Oct, 18, 2014:
Sounds like Lyme disease to me. It's in all 50 States.
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