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 . We study 4,787 people who have side effects while taking Potassium chloride from FDA. Among them, 29 have Paralytic ileus. Find out below who they are, when they have Paralytic ileus 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)
Paralytic ileus (intestinal obstruction) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 25,959 Paralytic ileus patients).
On Feb, 18, 2017
4,787 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium Chloride.
Among them, 29 people (0.61%) 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%)
- Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (5 people, 17.24%)
- Hypothyroidism (5 people, 17.24%)
- Cough (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.
** Reports from social media are used.
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