Review: could Potassium chloride cause Constipation?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 1, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 899 people who take Potassium chloride. Among them, 9 have Constipation. See who they are, when they have Constipation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Potassium chloride (latest outcomes from 1,161 users) has active ingredients of potassium chloride. It is often used in hypokalemia, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Potassium chloride include weakness, fatigue, breathing difficulty, nausea aggravated, nausea.
Constipation (latest reports from 492,237 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 899 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium chloride. Among them, 9 people (1.00%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.00% of all the 492,237 people who have Constipation.
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Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Potassium chloride * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Potassium chloride * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Potassium chloride ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (3 people, 33.33%)
- Potassium - low (2 people, 22.22%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 22.22%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (2 people, 22.22%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 22.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (3 people, 33.33%)
- Folic acid (3 people, 33.33%)
- Actonel (2 people, 22.22%)
- Premarin (2 people, 22.22%)
- Synthroid (2 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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