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Review: could Potassium chloride cause Chills?





Summary: Chills is found among people who take Potassium chloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Hydrochlorothiazide, and have Pain.

We study 925 people who have side effects while taking Potassium chloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Chills. Find out below who they are, when they have Chills and more.

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Potassium chloride

Potassium chloride has active ingredients of potassium chloride. It is often used in hypokalemia. (latest outcomes from Potassium chloride 1,200 users)

Chills

Chills (felling of cold) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.(latest reports from Chills 45,468 patients)

On Dec, 9, 2014: 925 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium chloride. Among them, 14 people (1.51%) have Chills.

Trend of Chills in Potassium chloride reports

Time on Potassium chloride when people have Chills * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Chills0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Chills when taking Potassium chloride * :

FemaleMale
Chills57.14%42.86%

Age of people who have Chills when taking Potassium chloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Chills0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%14.29%21.43%64.29%

Severity of Chills when taking Potassium chloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Chills0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Chills ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (2 people, 14.29%)
  2. Immunodeficiency (2 people, 14.29%)
  3. Prostate cancer metastatic (2 people, 14.29%)
  4. Sleep disorder (1 people, 7.14%)
  5. Chronic myeloid leukaemia (1 people, 7.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Hydrochlorothiazide (3 people, 21.43%)
  2. Lasix (3 people, 21.43%)
  3. Aspirin (3 people, 21.43%)
  4. Fentanyl (3 people, 21.43%)
  5. Diltiazem (3 people, 21.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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