Sodium bicarbonate and Water retention - from FDA reports
Water retention is found among people who take Sodium Bicarbonate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 9,161 people who have side effects while taking Sodium bicarbonate from FDA. Among them, 38 have Water retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Water retention and more.
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Sodium bicarbonate has active ingredients of sodium bicarbonate. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Sodium bicarbonate 9,276 users)
Water retention has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 35,419 Water retention patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
9,161 people reported to have side effects when taking Sodium Bicarbonate.
Among them, 38 people (0.41%) have Water Retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sodium Bicarbonate when people have Water Retention *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Water Retention when taking Sodium Bicarbonate *:
- female: 48.65 %
- male: 51.35 %
Age of people who have Water Retention when taking Sodium Bicarbonate *:
- 0-1: 3.03 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 21.21 %
- 50-59: 15.15 %
- 60+: 60.61 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (5 people, 13.16%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (4 people, 10.53%)
- Nausea (4 people, 10.53%)
- Gout (4 people, 10.53%)
- Pancreatic Carcinoma Recurrent (3 people, 7.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (11 people, 28.95%)
- Norvasc (7 people, 18.42%)
- Allopurinol (6 people, 15.79%)
- Methotrexate (5 people, 13.16%)
- Aldactone (5 people, 13.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 28.95%)
- Fatigue (11 people, 28.95%)
- Breathing Difficulty (10 people, 26.32%)
- Nausea (9 people, 23.68%)
- Ascites (8 people, 21.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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