Lasix vs Indapamide - from FDA reports


This is a side effect comparison of Lasix and Indapamide. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Mar, 13, 2019

341,772 people who take Lasix and Indapamide are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lasix vs Indapamide drug comparison reports.

Drugs in this study:

  • Indapamide (indapamide)
  • Lasix (furosemide)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects:

Lasix:
  1. Hyponatraemia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  5. Vomiting
  6. Dizziness
  7. Hypokalaemia (low potassium)
  8. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  9. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  10. Fall
Indapamide:
  1. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Pneumonia
  6. Cardiac Failure Congestive
  7. Pain
  8. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  9. Asthenia (weakness)
  10. Fall

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

Lasix:
  1. Hypokalaemia (low potassium)
  2. Hyponatraemia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration)
  3. Asthenia (weakness)
  4. Depression
  5. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)
  6. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  7. Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)
  8. Haemorrhagic Stroke (stroke caused by the rupture of a blood vessel in the brain)
  9. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  10. Cough
Indapamide:
  1. Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  2. Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)
  3. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  4. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  5. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
  6. Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone)
  7. Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)
  8. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  9. Hyperkalaemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)
  10. Fall

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