Review: could Lasix cause Respiration Slowed Or Stopped?


Respiration slowed or stopped 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 Hypertension . We study 126,909 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 518 have Respiration slowed or stopped. Find out below who they are, when they have Respiration slowed or stopped and more.

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Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention. (latest outcomes from Lasix 134,373 users)

Respiration Slowed Or Stopped

Respiration slowed or stopped (slow or stopped breathing) has been reported by people with pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 21,892 Respiration slowed or stopped patients).

On Sep, 24, 2016

126,909 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.
Among them, 518 people (0.41%) have Respiration Slowed Or Stopped

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lasix cause Respiration slowed or stopped?

Time on Lasix when people have Respiration Slowed Or Stopped *:

  • < 1 month: 64 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Respiration Slowed Or Stopped when taking Lasix *:

  • female: 54.19 %
  • male: 45.81 %

Age of people who have Respiration Slowed Or Stopped when taking Lasix *:

  • 0-1: 0.65 %
  • 2-9: 0.65 %
  • 10-19: 0.65 %
  • 20-29: 0.86 %
  • 30-39: 3.88 %
  • 40-49: 6.47 %
  • 50-59: 18.53 %
  • 60+: 68.32 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (50 people, 9.65%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (33 people, 6.37%)
  • Depression (32 people, 6.18%)
  • Pain (27 people, 5.21%)
  • Cardiac Failure (15 people, 2.90%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (88 people, 16.99%)
  • Digoxin (83 people, 16.02%)
  • Aldactone (76 people, 14.67%)
  • Coumadin (63 people, 12.16%)
  • Lipitor (54 people, 10.42%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Cardiac Arrest (136 people, 26.25%)
  • Dyspnoea (93 people, 17.95%)
  • Hypotension (68 people, 13.13%)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (68 people, 13.13%)
  • Pneumonia (67 people, 12.93%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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