Review: could Meloxicam cause High blood potassium level?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
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We study 8,410 people who take Meloxicam. Among them, 36 have High blood potassium level. Find out who they are, when they have High blood potassium level and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Meloxicam (latest outcomes from 10,232 users) has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis, osteoarthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Meloxicam include pain, pain exacerbated, joint pain, nausea, nausea aggravated.
High blood potassium level
High blood potassium level (damage to or disease of the kidney) (latest reports from 180,698 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, pain, type 2 diabetes, cardiac failure.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 8,410 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 36 people (0.43%) have High Blood Potassium Level.
Time on Meloxicam when people have High blood potassium level * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood potassium level||20.00%||80.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood potassium level when taking Meloxicam * :
|High blood potassium level||55.26%||44.74% |
Age of people who have High blood potassium level when taking Meloxicam * :
|High blood potassium level||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.78%||16.67%||80.56% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 13.89%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (4 people, 11.11%)
- Cardiac disorder (3 people, 8.33%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (3 people, 8.33%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (3 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gabapentin (20 people, 55.56%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 38.89%)
- Metformin hcl (10 people, 27.78%)
- Humalog (10 people, 27.78%)
- Digoxin (10 people, 27.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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