Potassium chloride and Paralytic ileus - from FDA reports
Paralytic ileus is found among people who take Potassium chloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Paralytic ileus with Potassium chloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,804 people who have side effects when taking Potassium chloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 29, 2017
4,804 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium Chloride.
Among them, 29 people (0.6%) have Paralytic Ileus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Potassium Chloride when people have Paralytic Ileus *:
- < 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 Paralytic Ileus when taking Potassium Chloride *:
- female: 53.57 %
- male: 46.43 %
Age of people who have Paralytic Ileus when taking Potassium Chloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 4 %
- 40-49: 12 %
- 50-59: 12 %
- 60+: 72 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (8 people, 27.59%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (6 people, 20.69%)
- Preventive Health Care (5 people, 17.24%)
- Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (5 people, 17.24%)
- Hypothyroidism (5 people, 17.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Levofloxacin (8 people, 27.59%)
- Furosemide (8 people, 27.59%)
- Coreg (8 people, 27.59%)
- Benzonatate (8 people, 27.59%)
- Aspirin (8 people, 27.59%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Constipation (8 people, 27.59%)
- Orthostatic Hypotension (7 people, 24.14%)
- Weakness (6 people, 20.69%)
- Nausea (6 people, 20.69%)
- Failure To Thrive (6 people, 20.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Paralytic ileus when taking Potassium chloride?
Potassium chloride has active ingredients of potassium chloride. It is often used in hypokalemia. (latest outcomes from Potassium chloride 5,379 users)
Paralytic ileus (intestinal obstruction) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 27,605 Paralytic ileus patients).
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My name is Mary, I have been on 100mg of Tramadol for 8 years, fortunately I am off this medication now. I have terrible constipation and bloating. I've had 3 ER visits, 3 gastroenterologists, 2 x-rays, 1 cat scan, a small bowel follow through and colonoscopy and endoscopy which showed nothing. ...
Hi I rarely drink but when I do the next day when I wake up I am really sick - vomit every 20 mins and also have to go to the toilet ! It's like my whole system shuts down and only12 hours later i will notice my stomach/ bowel making noises again and then I stop being sick. Is there anything I ...
After I have smoked I have pain in my chest and especially in my esophagus area. I feel like I need to burp but can't. Now it has happened twice that I have gotten an ileus. The first time was a day after my first use. I wasn't even sure that was the cause but now that it had happened twice I'm ...
I felt great prior to beginning BP meds. On meds 3 days. Now I am tired, have upper back pain and just feel yucky. I am on Losartan/HCTZ 100/25 along with Potassium Chloride 10MEQ. (Have really high BP). Last night the back of my neck hurt so bad I had to sit down and let my hubby finish dinner ...
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