Related topic: Lasix, Skin reaction
Review: could Lasix cause Skin reaction?
Summary: Skin reaction could be caused by Lasix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Prednisone, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 94,394 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Skin reaction. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin reaction and more.
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Lasix (latest outcomes from 95,246 users) has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention.
Skin reaction (latest reports from 10,681 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 94,389 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 27 people (0.03%) have Skin Reaction. They amount to 0.25% of all the 10,663 people who have Skin Reaction on eHealthMe.
Time on Lasix when people have Skin reaction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin reaction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Skin reaction when taking Lasix * :
|Skin reaction||71.43%||28.57% |
Age of people who have Skin reaction when taking Lasix * :
|Skin reaction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.00%||5.00%||20.00%||70.00% |
Severity of Skin reaction when taking Lasix ** :
How people recovered from Skin reaction ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (4 people, 14.81%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (4 people, 14.81%)
- Juvenile arthritis (4 people, 14.81%)
- Osteoporosis postmenopausal (3 people, 11.11%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (8 people, 29.63%)
- Enbrel (8 people, 29.63%)
- Methotrexate (8 people, 29.63%)
- Plaquenil (7 people, 25.93%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Lasix (furosemide) is often used for fluid retention. Find out below the conditions Lasix is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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