Review: could Requip cause Kidney failure?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 11,095 people who take Requip. Among them, 108 have Kidney failure. See who they are, when they have Kidney failure and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Requip (latest outcomes from 11,891 users) has active ingredients of ropinirole hydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome, parkinson's disease. Commonly reported side effects of Requip include nausea, drowsiness, fatigue, dizziness, insomnia.
Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) (latest reports from 423,687 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 11,089 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 88 people (0.79%) have Kidney Failure.
Time on Requip when people have Kidney failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney failure||27.27%||36.36%||0.00%||0.00%||36.36%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Kidney failure when taking Requip * :
|Kidney failure||63.89%||36.11% |
Age of people who have Kidney failure when taking Requip * :
|Kidney failure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.08%||0.00%||3.06%||32.65%||60.20% |
Severity of Kidney failure when taking Requip ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Kidney failure||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Kidney failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Restless legs syndrome (38 people, 43.18%)
- Parkinson's disease (34 people, 38.64%)
- Depression (26 people, 29.55%)
- Thyroid disorder (24 people, 27.27%)
- Sleep disorder (22 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lexapro (34 people, 38.64%)
- Sinemet (33 people, 37.50%)
- Gabapentin (31 people, 35.23%)
- Seroquel (31 people, 35.23%)
- Aspirin (27 people, 30.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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