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Review: could Potassium chloride cause Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence (Drowsiness)?





Summary: Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence is found among people who take Potassium chloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Nitroglycerin, and have Pain.

We study 925 people who have side effects while taking Potassium chloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence 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)

Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence

Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence 69,803 patients)

On Dec, 18, 2014: 925 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium chloride. Among them, 20 people (2.16%) have Drowsiness, Hypersomnia, Sleepiness - During The Day, Somnolence.

Trend of Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence in Potassium chloride reports

Time on Potassium chloride when people have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence25.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%25.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence when taking Potassium chloride * :

FemaleMale
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence when taking Potassium chloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%10.00%40.00%50.00%

Severity of Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence when taking Potassium chloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence0.00%75.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Drowsiness, hypersomnia, sleepiness - during the day, somnolence0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (8 people, 40.00%)
  2. Hypertension (8 people, 40.00%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus (5 people, 25.00%)
  4. Blood cholesterol (4 people, 20.00%)
  5. Menstrual disorder (4 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nitroglycerin (6 people, 30.00%)
  2. Furosemide (6 people, 30.00%)
  3. Lisinopril (6 people, 30.00%)
  4. Lasix (6 people, 30.00%)
  5. Chantix (5 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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