Review: could Melatonin cause Renal Failure?


Renal failure is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Colace, and have Pain . We study 8,713 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 46 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.

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Melatonin has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Melatonin 9,273 users)

Renal Failure

Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 82,158 Renal failure patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

8,713 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 46 people (0.53%) have Renal Failure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Melatonin cause Renal failure?

Gender of people who have Renal Failure when taking Melatonin *:

  • female: 42.22 %
  • male: 57.78 %

Age of people who have Renal Failure when taking Melatonin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.44 %
  • 10-19: 14.63 %
  • 20-29: 9.76 %
  • 30-39: 2.44 %
  • 40-49: 17.07 %
  • 50-59: 4.88 %
  • 60+: 48.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (10 people, 21.74%)
  • Hypertension (8 people, 17.39%)
  • Plasma Cell Myeloma (6 people, 13.04%)
  • Insomnia (5 people, 10.87%)
  • Anxiety (5 people, 10.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prilosec (9 people, 19.57%)
  • Lasix (9 people, 19.57%)
  • Colace (9 people, 19.57%)
  • Revlimid (8 people, 17.39%)
  • Dexamethasone. (7 people, 15.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (8 people, 17.39%)
  • Death (7 people, 15.22%)
  • Dehydration (6 people, 13.04%)
  • Condition Aggravated (6 people, 13.04%)
  • Alopecia (6 people, 13.04%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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