Will you have Stroke with Potassium citrate - from FDA reports


Stroke is found among people who take Potassium citrate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Revlimid, and have Pain. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,406 people who have side effects when taking Potassium citrate from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on potassium citrate (the active ingredients of Potassium citrate) and Potassium citrate (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Stroke are also considered in the study.

What is Potassium citrate?

Potassium citrate has active ingredients of potassium citrate. It is often used in kidney stones. (latest outcomes from Potassium citrate 2,533 users)

What is Stroke?

Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen) has been reported by people with diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 229,166 Stroke patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Mar, 23, 2019

2,406 people reported to have side effects when taking Potassium citrate.
Among them, 19 people (0.79%) have Stroke

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Potassium citrate cause Stroke?

Time on Potassium citrate when people have Stroke *:

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

Gender of people who have Stroke when taking Potassium citrate *:

  • female: 44.44 %
  • male: 55.56 %

Age of people who have Stroke when taking Potassium citrate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 5.88 %
  • 30-39: 5.88 %
  • 40-49: 17.65 %
  • 50-59: 5.88 %
  • 60+: 64.71 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 6 people, 31.58%
  2. Urinary Retention (the inability to completely or partially empty the bladder): 4 people, 21.05%
  3. Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood): 4 people, 21.05%
  4. Constipation: 4 people, 21.05%
  5. Preventive Health Care: 4 people, 21.05%
  6. Gastric Disorder (disease of stomach): 4 people, 21.05%
  7. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 4 people, 21.05%
  8. Ulcerative Colitis (inflammatory bowel disease (ibd). it causes swelling, ulcerations, and loss of function of the large intestine): 4 people, 21.05%
  9. Diabetes: 4 people, 21.05%
  10. High Blood Pressure: 4 people, 21.05%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Linagliptin: 4 people, 21.05%
  2. Revlimid: 4 people, 21.05%
  3. Wellbutrin: 3 people, 15.79%
  4. Lipitor: 3 people, 15.79%
  5. Urocit-K: 3 people, 15.79%
  6. Spiriva: 3 people, 15.79%
  7. Insulin: 2 people, 10.53%
  8. Lomotil: 2 people, 10.53%
  9. Climara: 2 people, 10.53%
  10. Lantus: 2 people, 10.53%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 8 people, 42.11%
  2. Cerebral Infarction (less blood supply to brain resulting tissue damage): 5 people, 26.32%
  3. Injury: 4 people, 21.05%
  4. Emotional Distress: 4 people, 21.05%
  5. Anhedonia (inability to experience pleasure from activities usually found enjoyable): 3 people, 15.79%
  6. Gait Disturbance: 3 people, 15.79%
  7. Memory Loss: 3 people, 15.79%
  8. Pain In Extremity: 2 people, 10.53%
  9. 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): 2 people, 10.53%
  10. Bk Virus Infection: 2 people, 10.53%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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