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Review: could Polyethylene glycol 3350 cause Blood potassium increased?

We study 248 people who have side effects while taking Polyethylene glycol 3350 from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Blood potassium increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood potassium increased and more.

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Polyethylene glycol 3350

Polyethylene glycol 3350 (latest outcomes from 287 users) has active ingredients of polyethylene glycol 3350. It is often used in constipation.

Blood potassium increased

Blood potassium increased (damage to or disease of the kidney) (latest reports from 188,696 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, pain, cardiac failure.

On Aug, 19, 2014: 248 people reported to have side effects when taking Polyethylene glycol 3350. Among them, 12 people (4.84%) have Blood Potassium Increased. They amount to 0.01% of all the 188,535 people who have Blood Potassium Increased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Blood potassium increased in Polyethylene glycol 3350 reports

Time on Polyethylene glycol 3350 when people have Blood potassium increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blood potassium increased20.00%60.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Blood potassium increased when taking Polyethylene glycol 3350 * :

FemaleMale
Blood potassium increased50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Blood potassium increased when taking Polyethylene glycol 3350 * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blood potassium increased0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%75.00%

Severity of Blood potassium increased when taking Polyethylene glycol 3350 ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Blood potassium increased ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Constipation (8 people, 66.67%)
  2. Hypertension (4 people, 33.33%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 25.00%)
  4. Pulmonary embolism (2 people, 16.67%)
  5. Chemotherapy (2 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (4 people, 33.33%)
  2. Levemir (3 people, 25.00%)
  3. Nateglinide (3 people, 25.00%)
  4. Metformin (3 people, 25.00%)
  5. Midazolam hcl (2 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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