Review: could Lisinopril cause Water retention (Fluid Retention)?
Summary: Water retention is found among people who take Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. We study 93,844 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 389 have Water retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Water retention and more.
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Lisinopril has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 99,333 Lisinopril users)
Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,475 Water retention patients)
On May, 14, 2015: 93,844 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 389 people (0.41%) have Water Retention.
Time on Lisinopril when people have Water retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Water retention||16.67%||33.33%||0.00%||8.33%||8.33%||25.00%||8.33% |
Gender of people who have Water retention when taking Lisinopril * :
|Water retention||58.59%||41.41% |
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Lisinopril * :
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.94%||0.00%||0.31%||11.88%||26.88%||60.00% |
Severity of Water retention when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Water retention||0.00%||54.55%||45.45%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Water retention ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Water retention||0.00%||40.00%||60.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (88 people, 22.62%)
- Diabetes mellitus (47 people, 12.08%)
- Fluid retention (24 people, 6.17%)
- Breast cancer (22 people, 5.66%)
- Prophylaxis (22 people, 5.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (117 people, 30.08%)
- Lasix (104 people, 26.74%)
- Furosemide (67 people, 17.22%)
- Lipitor (63 people, 16.20%)
- Avandia (55 people, 14.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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