Review: could Potassium chloride cause Vision blurred?
Summary: Vision blurred could be caused by Potassium chloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Allopurinol, and have Hypertension.
We study 900 people who have side effects while taking Potassium chloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Vision blurred. Find out below who they are, when they have Vision blurred and more.
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On Apr, 7, 2014: 902 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium chloride. Among them, 7 people (0.78%) have Vision Blurred. They amount to 0.00% of all the 304,873 people who have Vision Blurred on eHealthMe.
Time on Potassium chloride when people have Vision blurred * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Vision blurred||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Vision blurred when taking Potassium chloride * :
|Vision blurred||42.86%||57.14% |
Age of people who have Vision blurred when taking Potassium chloride * :
|Vision blurred||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||28.57%||57.14% |
Severity of Vision blurred when taking Potassium chloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Vision blurred||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Vision blurred ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Vision blurred||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (3 people, 42.86%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 28.57%)
- Panic attack (1 people, 14.29%)
- Gerd (1 people, 14.29%)
- Sleep disorder (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Allopurinol (3 people, 42.86%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 28.57%)
- Spiriva (2 people, 28.57%)
- Coumadin (2 people, 28.57%)
- Vitamin d (2 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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