Review: could Requip cause Kidney failure?
We study 11,428 people who have side effects while taking Requip from FDA and social media. Among them, 92 have Kidney failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney failure and more.
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Requip (latest outcomes from 11,916 users) has active ingredients of ropinirole hydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome.
Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) (latest reports from 436,009 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 11,428 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 92 people (0.81%) have Kidney Failure. They amount to 0.02% of all the 440,091 people who have Kidney Failure on eHealthMe.
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||65.18%||34.82% |
Age of people who have Kidney failure when taking Requip * :
|Kidney failure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.92%||0.00%||2.94%||31.37%||61.76% |
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, 41.30%)
- Parkinson's disease (34 people, 36.96%)
- Depression (26 people, 28.26%)
- Thyroid disorder (24 people, 26.09%)
- Sleep disorder (22 people, 23.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lexapro (34 people, 36.96%)
- Sinemet (33 people, 35.87%)
- Gabapentin (33 people, 35.87%)
- Seroquel (31 people, 33.70%)
- Aspirin (29 people, 31.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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