Review: could Magnesium sulfate cause Hyperkalemia?
Summary: Hyperkalemia is found among people who take Magnesium sulfate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Preventive health care.
We study 7,051 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 108 have Hyperkalemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hyperkalemia and more.
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Magnesium sulfate has active ingredients of magnesium sulfate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Magnesium sulfate 7,296 users)
Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, pain, cardiac failure.(latest reports from Hyperkalemia 26,135 patients)
On Dec, 15, 2014: 7,051 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium sulfate. Among them, 108 people (1.53%) have Hyperkalemia.
Time on Magnesium sulfate when people have Hyperkalemia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hyperkalemia when taking Magnesium sulfate * :
Age of people who have Hyperkalemia when taking Magnesium sulfate * :
Severity of Hyperkalemia when taking Magnesium sulfate ** :
How people recovered from Hyperkalemia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (15 people, 13.89%)
- Hypertension (15 people, 13.89%)
- Constipation (10 people, 9.26%)
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (9 people, 8.33%)
- Pain (7 people, 6.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (29 people, 26.85%)
- Potassium chloride (28 people, 25.93%)
- Acetaminophen (23 people, 21.30%)
- Famotidine (22 people, 20.37%)
- Morphine (21 people, 19.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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