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Review: could Melatonin cause Renal failure (Acute kidney failure)?





Summary: Renal failure is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Albuterol, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 2,199 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Melatonin and have Renal failure >>>

Melatonin

Melatonin has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Melatonin 2,658 users)

Renal failure

Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, pain.(latest reports from Renal failure 72,089 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 2,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 11 people (0.50%) have Renal Failure.

Trend of Renal failure in Melatonin reports

Time on Melatonin when people have Renal failure * :

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

FemaleMale
Renal failure27.27%72.73%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Renal failure0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%9.09%18.18%9.09%63.64%

Severity of Renal failure when taking Melatonin ** :

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How people recovered from Renal failure ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (4 people, 36.36%)
  2. Thrombocytopenia (1 people, 9.09%)
  3. Crohn's disease (1 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Albuterol (5 people, 45.45%)
  2. Omeprazole (4 people, 36.36%)
  3. Heparin (4 people, 36.36%)
  4. Kayexalate (3 people, 27.27%)
  5. Platelets (3 people, 27.27%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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