Who have Cardiac hypertrophy with Lasix - from FDA reports


Cardiac hypertrophy is found among people who take Lasix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Diovan, and have Multiple myeloma. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 158,865 people who have side effects when taking Lasix from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 10, 2019

158,865 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.
Among them, 50 people (0.03%) have Cardiac hypertrophy


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lasix cause Cardiac hypertrophy?

Time on Lasix when people have Cardiac hypertrophy *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Cardiac hypertrophy when taking Lasix *:

  • female: 58 %
  • male: 42 %

Age of people who have Cardiac hypertrophy when taking Lasix *:

  • 0-1: 6.38 %
  • 2-9: 2.13 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4.26 %
  • 40-49: 4.26 %
  • 50-59: 14.89 %
  • 60+: 68.09 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pulmonary Hypertension (increase in blood pressure in the lung artery): 3 people, 6.00%
  2. Diabetes: 3 people, 6.00%
  3. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 3 people, 6.00%
  4. Anaemia Of Malignant Disease: 2 people, 4.00%
  5. Anticoagulant Therapy: 2 people, 4.00%
  6. Back Pain: 2 people, 4.00%
  7. Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (long lasting type of cancer that starts in the blood-forming cells of the bone marrow and invades the blood): 2 people, 4.00%
  8. Cardiac Disorder: 2 people, 4.00%
  9. Cardiac Failure: 1 person, 2.00%
  10. Fabry's Disease (build up of a particular type of fat, called globotriaosylceramide, in the body's cells): 1 person, 2.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Diovan: 11 people, 22.00%
  2. Aspirin: 9 people, 18.00%
  3. Torsemide: 8 people, 16.00%
  4. Allopurinol: 6 people, 12.00%
  5. Lipitor: 6 people, 12.00%
  6. Morphine: 5 people, 10.00%
  7. Folic Acid: 5 people, 10.00%
  8. Prednisolone: 5 people, 10.00%
  9. Aldactone: 4 people, 8.00%
  10. Warfarin Sodium: 4 people, 8.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Breathing Difficulty: 11 people, 22.00%
  2. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs): 10 people, 20.00%
  3. Pneumonia: 10 people, 20.00%
  4. Pulmonary Oedema (fluid accumulation in the lungs): 9 people, 18.00%
  5. Cardiac Failure: 9 people, 18.00%
  6. Pericardial Effusion (fluid around the heart): 9 people, 18.00%
  7. Pulmonary Congestion (congestion in the lungs): 9 people, 18.00%
  8. Arteriosclerosis Coronary Artery (thickening and hardening of arteries- coronary artery): 8 people, 16.00%
  9. Emphysema (chronic respiratory disease - over inflation of the air sacs (alveoli) in the lungs): 8 people, 16.00%
  10. Cardiac Failure Congestive: 7 people, 14.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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