Viread and Water retention - from FDA reports

Water retention is found among people who take Viread, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have Primary pulmonary hypertension. This review analyzes which people have Water retention with Viread. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,750 people who have side effects when taking Viread from FDA, and is updated regularly.

On Jul, 11, 2018

9,750 people reported to have side effects when taking Viread.
Among them, 13 people (0.13%) have Water retention

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Viread cause Water retention?

Time on Viread when people have Water retention *:

  • < 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 Water retention when taking Viread *:

  • female: 46.15 %
  • male: 53.85 %

Age of people who have Water retention when taking Viread *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 42.86 %
  • 40-49: 14.29 %
  • 50-59: 14.29 %
  • 60+: 28.57 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 2 people, 15.38%
  2. Vitritis (inflammation of the vitreous humour of the eye): 1 person, 7.69%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1 person, 7.69%
  4. Retinitis (inflammation of the retina in the eye): 1 person, 7.69%
  5. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging Brain: 1 person, 7.69%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Furosemide: 5 people, 38.46%
  2. Protonix: 4 people, 30.77%
  3. Hepsera: 3 people, 23.08%
  4. Neurontin: 3 people, 23.08%
  5. Lasix: 2 people, 15.38%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Acute Kidney Failure: 4 people, 30.77%
  2. Peripheral Swelling: 3 people, 23.08%
  3. Hypokalemia (low potassium): 3 people, 23.08%
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 3 people, 23.08%
  5. Urinary Tract Infection: 3 people, 23.08%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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