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Review: could Lasix cause Respiration slowed or stopped (Breathing - slowed or stopped)?

Summary: 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 High blood pressure.

We study 94,467 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 462 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 95,330 Lasix 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, asthma. (latest reports from 16,007 Respiration slowed or stopped patients)

On Jan, 29, 2015: 94,467 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 462 people (0.49%) have Respiration Slowed Or Stopped.

Trend of Respiration slowed or stopped in Lasix reports

Time on Lasix when people have Respiration slowed or stopped * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Respiration slowed or stopped62.75%11.76%13.73%3.92%1.96%5.88%0.00%

Gender of people who have Respiration slowed or stopped when taking Lasix * :

Respiration slowed or stopped55.17%44.83%

Age of people who have Respiration slowed or stopped when taking Lasix * :

Respiration slowed or stopped0.68%0.91%0.68%0.00%4.54%6.35%19.05%67.80%

Severity of Respiration slowed or stopped when taking Lasix ** :


How people recovered from Respiration slowed or stopped ** :


Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (47 people, 10.17%)
  2. Depression (31 people, 6.71%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus (30 people, 6.49%)
  4. Pain (22 people, 4.76%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (17 people, 3.68%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (120 people, 25.97%)
  2. Digoxin (86 people, 18.61%)
  3. Aldactone (74 people, 16.02%)
  4. Coumadin (63 people, 13.64%)
  5. Potassium chloride (51 people, 11.04%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • my eyes have gotten so dry since taking 40 mg lasix/day. Even taking every other day I still have severe problems with dry eye. I have gotten eye infections also from the dry eye. Eyes will start to throb. I use eye drops during the day and 4x a night. Never had all these problems until started lasix. If I do lose fluid due to pill, fluid still comes back.


  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Since having heart attack three weeks ago has suffered from extreme dry mouth on 120 mg furosemide


  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Fall asleep and Wales me up need to take a breath


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