Hypokalemia is found among people who take Vancomycin Hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambisome, and have Febrile neutropenia . We study 2,552 people who have side effects while taking Vancomycin hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 65 have Hypokalemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypokalemia and more.
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Vancomycin hydrochloride has active ingredients of vancomycin hydrochloride. It is often used in staphylococcal infection. (latest outcomes from Vancomycin hydrochloride 3,176 users)
Hypokalemia (low potassium) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, atrial fibrillation/flutter, fever, rashes, weakness (latest reports from 32,683 Hypokalemia patients).
On Sep, 17, 2016
2,552 people reported to have side effects when taking Vancomycin Hydrochloride.
Among them, 65 people (2.55%) have Hypokalemia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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59 years...Just had my 2nd dose of prolia , during a routine 24 urine test, was found to have hypercalciumia now on chlorthalidone which caused me to have a critical low potassium.went to EC for potassium . Have been feeling tired, with upper arm pain and a headache X1 week prior to and after ...
I'm just trying to find someone who has both lymphoma and hypokalemia. That's the only thing I know for sure that I have. What type I don't know. I just know I have swollen lymph nodes in various areas such as behind my neck and my bil axillas. My Hypokalemia started first. The doctors wanted ...
At age 56 I began to have periodic partial paralysis. I was told by the Director of Neurology of Penn Medical Hospital that my paralysis was because of screwed up potassium metabolism. It happened after taking Oxcarbazepine. MRIs/EEGs showed no evidence or stroke. After I fell down and was ...
Hi. I am suspicious that my use of Gabapentin is causing my HypoK. Two days ago I was at 2.7 and got an infusion. Felt fabulous, but just to be sure, I humored my renal specialist and went and got another test yesterday afternoon. Late this afternoon she called me to tell me my test results ...
I have intermittent hypokalemia. My range never drops under 3.2. However, as soon as my lab drops under 4.0, I have a sz. This started 14 years ago. I was on prednisone and a water pill, with potassium. I still had a sz. Eleven years later, I had prednisone for my asthma, same issue. Since ...
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