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Furosemide Safety Information and Side Effects

Furosemide Safety Information

Renal Failure Acute ( 363 reports)    ➢ More

Renal Failure Acute, Condition Aggravated

This case suggests a potential Furosemide Renal Failure Acute side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 75-year-old patient from GB (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): hypertension and used Furosemide (dosage: 80 Milligram Daily; In The Morning) starting NS. Soon after starting Furosemide the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Condition Aggravated
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Losartan (50 Milligram Daily;)
  • Bisoprolol
  • Codeine
  • Paracetamol
  • Simvastatin
  • The patient was hospitalized. Although Furosemide demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Renal Failure Acute, may still occur.

    Hypokalaemia ( 211 reports)    ➢ More

    Hypokalaemia, Ventricular Extrasystoles, Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged

    Adverse event was reported on Feb 24, 2014 by a male taking Furosemide (Dosage: NA) . Location: JP , 75 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Furosemide side effects: hypokalaemia, ventricular extrasystoles, electrocardiogram qt prolonged.
    Associated medications used:
    • Sevoflurane

    Dyspnoea ( 208 reports)    ➢ More

    Renal Failure, Arthralgia, Nausea, Vomiting, Dyspnoea, Blood Creatinine Increased, Blood Urea Increased

    This Dyspnoea problem was reported by a physician from IT. A 58-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): oedema peripheral.On Oct 23, 2012 a consumer started treatment with Furosemide (dosage: NA). The following health products were being taken at the same time:
  • Insulin Lispro
  • Insulin Glulisine
  • When commencing Furosemide, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Renal Failure
    • Arthralgia
    • Nausea
    • Vomiting
    • Dyspnoea
    • Blood Creatinine Increased
    • Blood Urea Increased
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Dyspnoea, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Hypotension ( 178 reports)    ➢ More

    Presyncope, Hypotension

    A case of a 85-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IT was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Furosemide (dosage: NA) starting Jan 01, 2013. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Ramipril
  • Amlodipine Besilate
  • Cardioaspirin
  • Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Presyncope
    • Hypotension
    The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Furosemide could cause Hypotension and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Dehydration ( 168 reports)    ➢ More

    Cerebrovascular Accident, Convulsion, Urosepsis, Epididymitis, Dehydration, Diarrhoea

    on Feb 03, 2014 a male from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED , 80 years of age, was treated with Furosemide. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Furosemide side effects: cerebrovascular accident, convulsion, urosepsis, epididymitis, dehydration, diarrhoea. Furosemide dosage: NA.
    Associated medications used:
    • Amlodipine
    • Rivaroxaban (20 Mg)
    • Enalapril
    • Allopurinol
    • Hydrochlorothiazide
    • Bisoprolol
    • Simvastatin
    The patient was hospitalized.

    Common Furosemide Side Effects

    Click to view detailed reports:

    Renal Failure Acute (363)
    Hypokalaemia (211)
    Dyspnoea (208)
    Hypotension (178)
    Dehydration (168)
    Somnolence (152)
    Dizziness (145)
    Cardiac Failure (139)
    Renal Failure (129)
    Syncope (122)
    Asthenia (116)
    Fall (116)
    Hyperkalaemia (109)
    Hyponatraemia (108)
    Fatigue (108)
    Oedema Peripheral (103)
    Blood Creatinine Increased (93)
    Death (92)
    Diarrhoea (88)
    Confusional State (85)
    Nausea (78)
    Vomiting (76)
    Renal Impairment (74)
    Cardiac Arrest (64)
    Cardiac Failure Congestive (63)
    Malaise (63)
    Condition Aggravated (63)
    Pulmonary Oedema (63)
    Pain (59)
    Atrial Fibrillation (58)
    Pneumonia (57)
    Respiratory Failure (55)
    Hypovolaemia (53)
    Oedema (50)
    Anaemia (49)
    Cough (44)
    Metabolic Alkalosis (44)
    Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (42)
    Blood Urea Increased (41)
    Pyrexia (40)
    Weight Decreased (39)
    Gait Disturbance (37)
    Toxicity To Various Agents (37)
    Polyuria (35)
    Pemphigoid (35)
    Loss Of Consciousness (35)
    Chest Pain (35)
    Fluid Retention (34)
    Hypertension (34)
    Rash (34)

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