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Review: could Lasix cause Withdrawal syndrome?

Summary: Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Lasix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Xanax, and have Pain.

We study 94,473 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 61 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.

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Lasix

Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention. (latest outcomes from 95,334 Lasix users)

Withdrawal syndrome

Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain. (latest reports from 9,228 Withdrawal syndrome patients)

On Feb, 6, 2015: 94,467 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 61 people (0.06%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.

Trend of Withdrawal syndrome in Lasix reports

Time on Lasix when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Lasix * :

FemaleMale
Withdrawal syndrome73.21%26.79%

Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Lasix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%2.08%16.67%25.00%14.58%41.67%

Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Lasix ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (17 people, 27.87%)
  2. Fibromyalgia (12 people, 19.67%)
  3. Depression (10 people, 16.39%)
  4. Anxiety (10 people, 16.39%)
  5. Insomnia (10 people, 16.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (14 people, 22.95%)
  2. Lyrica (14 people, 22.95%)
  3. Aspirin (11 people, 18.03%)
  4. Duragesic-100 (11 people, 18.03%)
  5. Cymbalta (11 people, 18.03%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    I've recently stopped taking ibuprofen after many years of taking it daily. I take between 800 to 1500 mg a day, mostly before bed to sleep. I have had a lot of sport injuries do it was for joint pain. It's been about a week since taking any and I'm getting really bad headaches. Can't seem to find this as a withdrawal issue... any one else experience this? Thanks!

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