Hctz and Fluid overload - from FDA reports


Fluid overload is found among people who take Hctz, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Folic Acid, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Fluid overload with Hctz. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 10,395 people who have side effects when taking Hctz from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Dec, 16, 2017

10,395 people reported to have side effects when taking Hctz.
Among them, 16 people (0.15%) have Fluid overload

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Hctz cause Fluid overload?

Gender of people who have Fluid overload when taking Hctz *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Fluid overload when taking Hctz *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 7.14 %
  • 60+: 92.86 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (5 people, 31.25%)
  • Urinary Incontinence (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Hot Flush (4 people, 25.00%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (2 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vesicare (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Prempro (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Pantoprazole (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Methotrexate (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Folic Acid (4 people, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fluid Retention (6 people, 37.50%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (5 people, 31.25%)
  • Weakness (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Gait Disturbance (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (4 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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