Protonix and High potassium - from FDA reports
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.
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Protonix has active ingredients of pantoprazole sodium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Protonix 51,296 users)
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:
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.
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