Potassium chloride and Uti - from FDA reports


Summary

Uti 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 Furosemide, and have Pain . We study 4,787 people who have side effects while taking Potassium chloride from FDA. Among them, 138 have Uti. Find out below who they are, when they have Uti and more.

What to expect?

If you take Potassium chloride and have Uti, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Potassium chloride and have Uti

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Potassium Chloride

Potassium chloride has active ingredients of potassium chloride. It is often used in hypokalemia. (latest outcomes from Potassium chloride 5,359 users)

Uti

Uti (urinary tract infection) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 111,287 Uti patients).

On Jan, 25, 2017

4,787 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium Chloride.
Among them, 138 people (2.88%) have Uti


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Potassium chloride cause Uti?

Time on Potassium Chloride when people have Uti *:

  • < 1 month: 62.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 37.5 %
  • 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 Uti when taking Potassium Chloride *:

  • female: 71.97 %
  • male: 28.03 %

Age of people who have Uti when taking Potassium Chloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.91 %
  • 20-29: 0.91 %
  • 30-39: 0.91 %
  • 40-49: 7.27 %
  • 50-59: 20.0 %
  • 60+: 70.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (21 people, 15.22%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (20 people, 14.49%)
  • High Blood Pressure (14 people, 10.14%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (12 people, 8.70%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (11 people, 7.97%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Furosemide (35 people, 25.36%)
  • Lasix (33 people, 23.91%)
  • Dexamethasone (31 people, 22.46%)
  • Aspirin (31 people, 22.46%)
  • Prednisone (25 people, 18.12%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weakness (30 people, 21.74%)
  • Nausea (29 people, 21.01%)
  • Fatigue (27 people, 19.57%)
  • Pain (25 people, 18.12%)
  • Fall (25 people, 18.12%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Uti when taking Potassium chloride?

Browse all side effects of Potassium chloride

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Uti

Uti

Could your condition cause Uti

Uti

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Potassium chloride, Uti

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Potassium chloride, Uti