Potassium chloride and Completed suicide - from FDA reports
Completed suicide is found among people who take Potassium Chloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Hydrochlorothiazide, and have Acute myeloid leukaemia . We study 4,787 people who have side effects while taking Potassium chloride from FDA. Among them, 88 have Completed suicide. Find out below who they are, when they have Completed suicide and more.
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Potassium chloride has active ingredients of potassium chloride. It is often used in hypokalemia. (latest outcomes from Potassium chloride 5,359 users)
Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life) has been reported by people with depression, suicide attempt, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 52,966 Completed suicide patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
4,787 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium Chloride.
Among them, 88 people (1.84%) have Completed Suicide
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Potassium Chloride when people have Completed Suicide *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Completed Suicide when taking Potassium Chloride *:
- female: 46.34 %
- male: 53.66 %
Age of people who have Completed Suicide when taking Potassium Chloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.57 %
- 20-29: 4.76 %
- 30-39: 16.67 %
- 40-49: 5.95 %
- 50-59: 23.81 %
- 60+: 45.24 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Suicidal Ideation (1 person, 1.14%)
- Sepsis (1 person, 1.14%)
- Psoriasis (1 person, 1.14%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (1 person, 1.14%)
- Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (1 person, 1.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Hydrochlorothiazide (37 people, 42.05%)
- Lamotrigine (27 people, 30.68%)
- Furosemide (26 people, 29.55%)
- Nitrofurantoin (22 people, 25.00%)
- Naproxen (21 people, 23.86%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Death (7 people, 7.95%)
- Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (7 people, 7.95%)
- Poisoning (6 people, 6.82%)
- Cardiac Arrest (6 people, 6.82%)
- Status Epilepticus (4 people, 4.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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