Review: could Thorazine cause Renal Failure?


Renal failure is found among people who take Thorazine, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Affective disorder . We study 2,470 people who have side effects while taking Thorazine from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.

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Thorazine has active ingredients of chlorpromazine hydrochloride. It is often used in hiccups. (latest outcomes from Thorazine 2,590 users)

Renal Failure

Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, renal failure acute, weakness, diarrhea (latest reports from 62,612 Renal failure patients).

On Aug, 22, 2016

2,470 people reported to have side effects when taking Thorazine.
Among them, 32 people (1.3%) have Renal Failure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Thorazine cause Renal failure?

Time on Thorazine when people have Renal Failure *:

  • < 1 month: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Renal Failure when taking Thorazine *:

  • female: 21.88 %
  • male: 78.12 %

Age of people who have Renal Failure when taking Thorazine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 35.48 %
  • 40-49: 19.35 %
  • 50-59: 22.58 %
  • 60+: 22.58 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Schizoaffective Disorder (9 people)
  • Agitation (9 people)
  • Affective Disorder (9 people)
  • Sleep Disorder (7 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (6 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (19 people)
  • Haldol (17 people)
  • Zyprexa (15 people)
  • Abilify (15 people)
  • Risperdal (14 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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