Will you have Hyperkalaemia with Voriconazole - from FDA reports

Summary

Hyperkalaemia is found among people who take Voriconazole, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Piperacillin And Tazobactam, and have Preventive health care. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,511 people who have side effects when taking Voriconazole from FDA, and is updated regularly.



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eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • 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 voriconazole (the active ingredients of Voriconazole) and Voriconazole (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Hyperkalaemia are also considered in the study.

What is Voriconazole?

Voriconazole has active ingredients of voriconazole. It is often used in aspergillosis. (latest outcomes from Voriconazole 8,545 users)

What is Hyperkalaemia?

Hyperkalaemia (damage to or disease of the kidney) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, diabetes, atrial fibrillation/flutter, pain (latest reports from 50,300 Hyperkalaemia 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, 17, 2019

8,511 people reported to have side effects when taking Voriconazole.
Among them, 75 people (0.88%) have Hyperkalaemia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Voriconazole cause Hyperkalaemia?

Time on Voriconazole when people have Hyperkalaemia *:

  • < 1 month: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.22 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hyperkalaemia when taking Voriconazole *:

  • female: 48.53 %
  • male: 51.47 %

Age of people who have Hyperkalaemia when taking Voriconazole *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 7.58 %
  • 10-19: 3.03 %
  • 20-29: 10.61 %
  • 30-39: 21.21 %
  • 40-49: 4.55 %
  • 50-59: 18.18 %
  • 60+: 34.85 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Preventive Health Care: 14 people, 18.67%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 11 people, 14.67%
  3. Immunodeficiency Disorders: 10 people, 13.33%
  4. Fever: 9 people, 12.00%
  5. Fungal Infection: 9 people, 12.00%
  6. Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis (lung disorder caused by aspergillus fungi): 8 people, 10.67%
  7. Tuberculosis Gastrointestinal (a bacterial infection of digestive tract by mycobacterium tuberculosis): 7 people, 9.33%
  8. Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (All) (cancer of the white blood cells characterized by excess lymphoblasts): 7 people, 9.33%
  9. Pneumonia: 7 people, 9.33%
  10. Histoplasmosis (infection caused by breathing in spores of a fungus): 7 people, 9.33%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Fluconazole: 13 people, 17.33%
  2. Furosemide: 13 people, 17.33%
  3. Piperacillin And Tazobactam: 13 people, 17.33%
  4. Acetaminophen: 12 people, 16.00%
  5. Bactrim: 12 people, 16.00%
  6. Acyclovir: 11 people, 14.67%
  7. Methylprednisolone: 10 people, 13.33%
  8. Metronidazole: 10 people, 13.33%
  9. Ondansetron: 10 people, 13.33%
  10. Heparin: 9 people, 12.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure): 25 people, 33.33%
  2. Hyperglycemia (high blood sugar): 17 people, 22.67%
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood): 16 people, 21.33%
  4. Cough: 15 people, 20.00%
  5. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 14 people, 18.67%
  6. Fever: 14 people, 18.67%
  7. Abdominal Pain: 14 people, 18.67%
  8. Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased: 14 people, 18.67%
  9. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs): 13 people, 17.33%
  10. Bradycardia (abnormally slow heart action): 12 people, 16.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


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