Review: could Sodium bicarbonate cause Water retention (Fluid Retention)?
Summary: 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 Allopurinol, and have Pancreatic carcinoma recurrent.
We study 6,056 people who have side effects while taking Sodium bicarbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 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 metabolic acidosis. (latest outcomes from 6,119 Sodium bicarbonate users)
Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,400 Water retention patients)
On Dec, 31, 2014: 6,054 people reported to have side effects when taking Sodium bicarbonate. Among them, 24 people (0.40%) have Water Retention.
Time on Sodium bicarbonate when people have Water retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Water retention||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Water retention when taking Sodium bicarbonate * :
|Water retention||44.44%||55.56% |
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Sodium bicarbonate * :
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.85%||34.62%||15.38%||46.15% |
Severity of Water retention when taking Sodium bicarbonate ** :
How people recovered from Water retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pancreatic carcinoma recurrent (6 people, 25.00%)
- Nausea (6 people, 25.00%)
- Pancreatic carcinoma metastatic (6 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (3 people, 12.50%)
- Multiple myeloma (3 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Allopurinol (10 people, 41.67%)
- Nifedipine (8 people, 33.33%)
- Lorazepam (7 people, 29.17%)
- Lasix (7 people, 29.17%)
- Zolpidem (6 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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