Requip and Kidney failure - from FDA reports
Kidney failure is found among people who take Requip, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Restless leg syndrome . We study 14,742 people who have side effects while taking Requip from FDA. Among them, 123 have Kidney failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney failure and more.
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Requip has active ingredients of ropinirole hydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome. (latest outcomes from Requip 15,626 users)
Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 82,171 Kidney failure patients).
On Jan, 26, 2017
14,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip.
Among them, 123 people (0.83%) have Kidney Failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Requip when people have Kidney Failure *:
- < 1 month: 35.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.43 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Kidney Failure when taking Requip *:
- female: 58.82 %
- male: 41.18 %
Age of people who have Kidney Failure when taking Requip *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 3.96 %
- 30-39: 0.99 %
- 40-49: 4.95 %
- 50-59: 25.74 %
- 60+: 64.36 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Restless Leg Syndrome (30 people, 24.39%)
- Parkinson's Disease (23 people, 18.70%)
- Pain (17 people, 13.82%)
- Depression (12 people, 9.76%)
- Thyroid Diseases (11 people, 8.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (32 people, 26.02%)
- Lasix (25 people, 20.33%)
- Aspirin (25 people, 20.33%)
- Levaquin (24 people, 19.51%)
- Cymbalta (23 people, 18.70%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (40 people, 32.52%)
- Stress And Anxiety (30 people, 24.39%)
- Weakness (29 people, 23.58%)
- Fatigue (29 people, 23.58%)
- Injury (24 people, 19.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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