Protonix and High potassium - from FDA reports


Summary

High potassium is found among people who take Protonix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 49,582 people who have side effects while taking Protonix from FDA. Among them, 514 have High potassium. Find out below who they are, when they have High potassium and more.

What to expect?

If you take Protonix and have High potassium, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Protonix and have High potassium

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Protonix

Protonix has active ingredients of pantoprazole sodium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Protonix 51,296 users)

High Potassium

High potassium has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, diabetes, pain (latest reports from 34,998 High potassium patients).

On Jan, 31, 2017

49,582 people reported to have side effects when taking Protonix.
Among them, 514 people (1.04%) have High Potassium


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Protonix cause High potassium?

Time on Protonix when people have High Potassium *:

  • < 1 month: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have High Potassium when taking Protonix *:

  • female: 51 %
  • male: 49 %

Age of people who have High Potassium when taking Protonix *:

  • 0-1: 0.23 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.09 %
  • 20-29: 1.62 %
  • 30-39: 3.25 %
  • 40-49: 14.39 %
  • 50-59: 21.11 %
  • 60+: 57.31 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (60 people, 11.67%)
  • High Blood Pressure (43 people, 8.37%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (31 people, 6.03%)
  • Pain (29 people, 5.64%)
  • Nausea (16 people, 3.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (165 people, 32.10%)
  • Aspirin (148 people, 28.79%)
  • Digoxin (132 people, 25.68%)
  • Plavix (118 people, 22.96%)
  • Coumadin (114 people, 22.18%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (153 people, 29.77%)
  • Weakness (147 people, 28.60%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (146 people, 28.40%)
  • Cardiac Failure Congestive (128 people, 24.90%)
  • Anaemia (127 people, 24.71%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have High potassium when taking Protonix?

Browse all side effects of Protonix

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with High potassium

High potassium

Could your condition cause High potassium

High potassium

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Protonix, High potassium

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Protonix, High potassium