Lasix side effects - from FDA reports


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In this review, we analyze Lasix side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Lasix. The review is based on 141,894 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Lasix

Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in swelling. (latest outcomes from Lasix 143,596 users)

On Oct, 22, 2017

141,894 people who take Lasix are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lasix side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • anaemia
  • cardiac failure
  • renal failure
  • renal failure acute
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • pneumonia
  • death
  • dehydration
  • renal impairment
  • febrile neutropenia
1 - 6 months:
  • anaemia
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • agranulocytosis
  • interstitial lung disease
  • renal failure acute
  • cardiac failure
  • blood creatinine increased
  • death
  • renal failure
  • abdominal pain
6 - 12 months:
  • asthenia
  • death
  • dehydration
  • anaemia
  • renal failure acute
  • abdominal pain
  • anorexia
  • altered state of consciousness
  • atrial fibrillation
  • hyponatraemia
1 - 2 years:
  • syncope
  • dehydration
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
  • renal failure acute
  • abdominal pain
  • hyperkalaemia
  • hyponatraemia
  • confusional state
  • deep vein thrombosis
2 - 5 years:
  • anaemia
  • renal failure acute
  • angina pectoris
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • syncope
  • orthostatic hypotension
  • blood creatinine increased
  • cardiac failure
  • hyponatraemia
  • thrombocytopenia
5 - 10 years:
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • dehydration
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • asthenia
  • death
  • hypotension
  • anaemia
  • renal failure acute
  • electrolyte imbalance
  • syncope
10+ years:
  • abdominal adhesions
  • anaemia
  • asthma
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • arthropathy
  • dehydration
  • haemorrhage
  • hypokalaemia
not specified:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • anaemia
  • death
  • asthenia
  • dyspnoea
  • drug ineffective
  • abdominal pain
  • atrial fibrillation
  • abdominal distension
  • arthralgia

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
  • death
  • dyspnoea
  • drug ineffective
  • abdominal pain
  • arthralgia
  • abdominal distension
  • atrial fibrillation
male:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • anaemia
  • death
  • asthenia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • drug ineffective
  • blood creatinine increased
  • cardiac failure
  • abdominal pain

Most common side effects by age *:

0-1:
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • cardiac failure
  • death
  • anaemia
  • bronchiolitis
  • abdominal distension
  • cardiac arrest
  • acute respiratory failure
  • bradycardia
  • convulsion
2-9:
  • ascites
  • abdominal pain
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • cardiac failure
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • blister
  • blood creatinine increased
  • abdominal distension
  • anaemia
10-19:
  • drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • blood creatinine increased
  • abdominal distension
  • abdominal pain
  • chest pain
  • drug abuse
  • cardiac failure
  • apnoea
  • blister
20-29:
  • abdominal pain
  • abdominal distension
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • anaemia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • vomiting
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • cardiac arrest
  • cholelithiasis
30-39:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • abdominal pain
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • anaemia
  • abdominal distension
  • chest pain
  • vomiting
  • drug ineffective
  • death
  • dyspnoea
40-49:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • abdominal pain
  • abdominal distension
  • anaemia
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • death
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
50-59:
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • anaemia
  • abdominal pain
  • death
  • asthenia
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • abdominal distension
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
60+:
  • anaemia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • asthenia
  • death
  • dyspnoea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • drug ineffective
  • blood creatinine increased
  • cardiac failure
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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