Lasix and Confusion - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

We study 196,293 people who have side effects when taking Lasix. Confusion is found, especially among people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Coumadin and have Pain.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Lasix and have Confusion. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You may use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 700+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.



On Aug, 11, 2023

196,293 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.
Among them, 1,397 people (0.71%) have Confusion.


What is Lasix?

Lasix has active ingredients of furosemide. It is used in swelling. Currently, eHealthMe is studying from 205,389 Lasix users.

What is Confusion?

Confusion is found to be associated with 3,358 drugs and 2,809 conditions by eHealthMe. Currently, we are studying 63,546 people who have Confusion.

Number of Lasix and Confusion reports submitted per year:

Could Lasix cause Confusion?

Time on Lasix when people have Confusion *:

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Gender of people who have Confusion when taking Lasix*:

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Age of people who have Confusion when taking Lasix *:

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Common drugs people take besides Lasix *:

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Common side effects people have besides Confusion *:

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Common conditions people have *:

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Lasix and have Confusion?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.



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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on furosemide (the active ingredients of Lasix) and Lasix (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 700+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).

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