Potassium chloride and Death - from FDA reports
Death is found among people who take Potassium chloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have Primary pulmonary hypertension. This review analyzes which people have Death with Potassium chloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,809 people who have side effects when taking Potassium chloride from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 29, 2017
4,809 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium chloride.
Among them, 175 people (3.64%) have Death
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Potassium chloride when people have Death *:
- < 1 month: 69.23 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.38 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 15.38 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Death when taking Potassium chloride *:
- female: 51.5 %
- male: 48.5 %
Age of people who have Death when taking Potassium chloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.78 %
- 10-19: 2.34 %
- 20-29: 1.56 %
- 30-39: 3.91 %
- 40-49: 9.38 %
- 50-59: 20.31 %
- 60+: 61.72 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (17 people, 9.71%)
- Multiple Myeloma (16 people, 9.14%)
- Pain (14 people, 8.00%)
- Nausea (13 people, 7.43%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (10 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (41 people, 23.43%)
- Lasix (37 people, 21.14%)
- Aspirin (31 people, 17.71%)
- Lisinopril (27 people, 15.43%)
- Prednisone (25 people, 14.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (19 people, 10.86%)
- Anaemia (16 people, 9.14%)
- Fall (14 people, 8.00%)
- Pain (13 people, 7.43%)
- Nausea (13 people, 7.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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