Review: could Potassium chloride cause Paralytic ileus?
This is a review of Paralytic ileus (Intestinal obstruction) by studying 899 people who take Potassium chloride. We analyze: the time on Potassium chloride when people have Paralytic ileus, gender and age of these people, the severity of Paralytic ileus, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Potassium chloride. The review is created by eHealthMe 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.
Paralytic ileus (intestinal obstruction) (latest reports from 105,540 patients) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 894 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium chloride. Among them, 6 people (0.67%) have Paralytic Ileus.
Time on Potassium chloride when people have Paralytic ileus * :
Gender of people who have Paralytic ileus when taking Potassium chloride * :
|Paralytic ileus||83.33%||16.67% |
Age of people who have Paralytic ileus when taking Potassium chloride * :
|Paralytic ileus||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||20.00%||60.00% |
Severity of Paralytic ileus when taking Potassium chloride ** :
How people recovered from Paralytic ileus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depressive symptom (2 people, 33.33%)
- Fluid retention (2 people, 33.33%)
- Back pain (2 people, 33.33%)
- Breast cancer (2 people, 33.33%)
- Nausea (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (4 people, 66.67%)
- Fentanyl (3 people, 50.00%)
- Potassium chloride 10meq (3 people, 50.00%)
- Extra strength tylenol (2 people, 33.33%)
- Milk of magnesia tab (2 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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