Review: could Potassium chloride cause Bad dreams (Nightmares)?
Summary: Bad dreams is reported only by a few people who take Potassium chloride.
We study 929 people who have side effects while taking Potassium chloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Bad dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Bad dreams and more.
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Potassium chloride has active ingredients of potassium chloride. It is often used in hypokalemia. (latest outcomes from 1,207 Potassium chloride users)
Bad dreams (unpleasant dreams) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 14,308 Bad dreams patients)
On Jan, 15, 2015: 929 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium chloride. Among them, 3 people (0.32%) have Bad Dreams.
Time on Potassium chloride when people have Bad dreams * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bad dreams||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bad dreams when taking Potassium chloride * :
|Bad dreams||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Bad dreams when taking Potassium chloride * :
|Bad dreams||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||33.33% |
Severity of Bad dreams when taking Potassium chloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bad dreams||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Bad dreams ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neuropathy peripheral (1 people, 33.33%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 33.33%)
- Depression (1 people, 33.33%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 33.33%)
- Edema (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Simvastatin (1 people, 33.33%)
- Ambien (1 people, 33.33%)
- Triamterene and hydrochlorothiazide (1 people, 33.33%)
- Nortriptyline hcl (1 people, 33.33%)
- Ranitidine hcl (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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