Review: could Thiamine Hcl cause Hyperkalemia?


Hyperkalemia is found among people who take Thiamine Hcl, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Ramipril, and have Prostate cancer . We study 531 people who have side effects while taking Thiamine hcl from FDA and social media. Among them, 30 have Hyperkalemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hyperkalemia and more.

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>

Thiamine Hcl

Thiamine hcl has active ingredients of thiamine (vitamin b1). (latest outcomes from Thiamine hcl 542 users)


Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, diabetes, pain, atrial fibrillation/flutter (latest reports from 34,990 Hyperkalemia patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

531 people reported to have side effects when taking Thiamine Hcl.
Among them, 30 people (5.65%) have Hyperkalemia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Thiamine hcl cause Hyperkalemia?

Gender of people who have Hyperkalemia when taking Thiamine Hcl *:

  • female: 3.33 %
  • male: 96.67 %

Age of people who have Hyperkalemia when taking Thiamine Hcl *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 3.45 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 96.55 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prostate Cancer (12 people, 40.00%)
  • Peritonitis Bacterial (3 people, 10.00%)
  • Hypertension (3 people, 10.00%)
  • Epilepsy (3 people, 10.00%)
  • Alcoholic Liver Disease (3 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tamsulosin Hcl (25 people, 83.33%)
  • Ramipril (25 people, 83.33%)
  • Sertraline Hydrochloride (22 people, 73.33%)
  • Omeprazole (22 people, 73.33%)
  • Acetaminophen (22 people, 73.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Haemoglobin Decreased (4 people, 13.33%)
  • Musculoskeletal Pain (3 people, 10.00%)
  • General Physical Health Deterioration (3 people, 10.00%)
  • Fatigue (3 people, 10.00%)
  • Fall (3 people, 10.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Hyperkalemia when taking Thiamine hcl?

Browse all side effects of Thiamine hcl

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Hyperkalemia


Could your condition cause Hyperkalemia


Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Thiamine hcl, Hyperkalemia

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Thiamine hcl, Hyperkalemia

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.