Who have Rheumatic heart disease with Lasix - from FDA reports


Rheumatic heart disease is found among people who take Lasix, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Digoxin, and have Cardiac failure congestive. 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, 22 people (0.01%) have Rheumatic heart disease


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lasix cause Rheumatic heart disease?

Time on Lasix when people have Rheumatic heart disease *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 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: 100 %

Gender of people who have Rheumatic heart disease when taking Lasix *:

  • female: 81.82 %
  • male: 18.18 %

Age of people who have Rheumatic heart disease when taking Lasix *:

  • 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: 61.11 %
  • 60+: 38.89 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Cardiac Failure Congestive: 7 people, 31.82%
  2. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 2 people, 9.09%
  3. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal): 2 people, 9.09%
  4. Parkinson's Disease: 1 person, 4.55%
  5. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 1 person, 4.55%
  6. Mitral Valve Replacement: 1 person, 4.55%
  7. Mitral Valve Prolapse (heart's mitral valve doesn't work well): 1 person, 4.55%
  8. Endocarditis (inflammation in heart muscle): 1 person, 4.55%
  9. Bacteraemia (presence of bacteria in the blood): 1 person, 4.55%
  10. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 1 person, 4.55%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Digoxin: 16 people, 72.73%
  2. Coreg: 13 people, 59.09%
  3. Aspirin: 12 people, 54.55%
  4. Coumadin: 12 people, 54.55%
  5. Lisinopril: 10 people, 45.45%
  6. Premarin: 10 people, 45.45%
  7. Atrovent: 9 people, 40.91%
  8. Zocor: 8 people, 36.36%
  9. Albuterol: 8 people, 36.36%
  10. Toprol-Xl: 7 people, 31.82%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Cardiac Failure Congestive: 16 people, 72.73%
  2. Mitral Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve): 14 people, 63.64%
  3. Breathing Difficulty: 12 people, 54.55%
  4. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 12 people, 54.55%
  5. Pulmonary Hypertension (increase in blood pressure in the lung artery): 11 people, 50.00%
  6. Aortic Valve Incompetence: 11 people, 50.00%
  7. Cardiac Murmur (an heart sound in valve abnormality): 10 people, 45.45%
  8. Mitral Valve Stenosis (narrowing of mitral valve): 9 people, 40.91%
  9. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 9 people, 40.91%
  10. Tricuspid Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve): 9 people, 40.91%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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