Review: could Prozac cause Blood Potassium Increased?


Summary

Blood potassium increased is found among people who take Prozac, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Hypertension . We study 52,409 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 166 have Blood potassium increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood potassium increased and more.

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Prozac

Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Prozac 55,555 users)

Blood Potassium Increased

Blood potassium increased has been reported by people with fever, hypokalemia, sepsis, diarrhea, arrhythmias (latest reports from 33,841 Blood potassium increased patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

52,409 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac.
Among them, 166 people (0.32%) have Blood Potassium Increased


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prozac cause Blood potassium increased?

Time on Prozac when people have Blood Potassium Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 50.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 37.5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Blood Potassium Increased when taking Prozac *:

  • female: 67.27 %
  • male: 32.73 %

Age of people who have Blood Potassium Increased when taking Prozac *:

  • 0-1: 0.68 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.7 %
  • 20-29: 2.03 %
  • 30-39: 6.08 %
  • 40-49: 19.59 %
  • 50-59: 26.35 %
  • 60+: 42.57 %

Severity if Blood Potassium Increased when taking Prozac **:

  • least: 100 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Blood Potassium Increased **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (15 people, 9.04%)
  • Breast Cancer (14 people, 8.43%)
  • Prophylaxis (12 people, 7.23%)
  • Depression (11 people, 6.63%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (7 people, 4.22%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (37 people, 22.29%)
  • Zestril (29 people, 17.47%)
  • Prevacid (28 people, 16.87%)
  • Zometa (23 people, 13.86%)
  • Lipitor (23 people, 13.86%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Renal Failure Acute (36 people, 21.69%)
  • Dehydration (35 people, 21.08%)
  • Asthenia (34 people, 20.48%)
  • Blood Creatinine Increased (31 people, 18.67%)
  • Renal Failure (30 people, 18.07%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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