Review: could Magnesium Sulfate cause Death?


Summary

Death is found among people who take Magnesium Sulfate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Heparin, and have Coronary artery bypass . We study 7,448 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 263 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.

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Magnesium Sulfate

Magnesium sulfate has active ingredients of magnesium sulfate. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from Magnesium sulfate 8,544 users)

Death

Death has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, drug ineffective, diarrhea, drowsiness, insomnia (latest reports from 332,059 Death patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

7,448 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium Sulfate.
Among them, 263 people (3.53%) have Death


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Magnesium sulfate cause Death?

Time on Magnesium Sulfate when people have Death *:

  • < 1 month: 91.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 5.56 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.39 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1.39 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Death when taking Magnesium Sulfate *:

  • female: 49.43 %
  • male: 50.57 %

Age of people who have Death when taking Magnesium Sulfate *:

  • 0-1: 0.45 %
  • 2-9: 0.45 %
  • 10-19: 2.25 %
  • 20-29: 1.8 %
  • 30-39: 1.8 %
  • 40-49: 9.46 %
  • 50-59: 21.17 %
  • 60+: 62.61 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Coronary Artery Bypass (83 people, 31.56%)
  • Aortic Valve Replacement (38 people, 14.45%)
  • Pain (20 people, 7.60%)
  • Mitral Valve Replacement (15 people, 5.70%)
  • Constipation (14 people, 5.32%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Heparin (125 people, 47.53%)
  • Trasylol (119 people, 45.25%)
  • Lasix (95 people, 36.12%)
  • Protamine Sulfate (81 people, 30.80%)
  • Versed (73 people, 27.76%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (129 people, 49.05%)
  • Injury (121 people, 46.01%)
  • Renal Failure (117 people, 44.49%)
  • Anxiety (114 people, 43.35%)
  • Unevaluable Event (104 people, 39.54%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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