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Potassium Fall Side Effects

Potassium Fall Side Effect Reports


The following Potassium Fall side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Fall, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Potassium or it might take time to develop.



Dizziness Postural, Orthostatic Hypotension, Ataxia, Diastolic Dysfunction, Ileus, Atelectasis, Mitral Valve Incompetence, Syncope, Fall

This Fall side effect was reported by a physician from US. A 67-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Potassium Chloride (dosage: NA), which was started on Oct 15, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Crizotinib
  • Levothyroxine
  • Benzonatate
  • Vancomycin
  • Vancomycin
  • Aspirin
  • Zetia
  • Simvastatin
When starting to take Potassium Chloride the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Dizziness Postural
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Ataxia
  • Diastolic Dysfunction
  • Ileus
  • Atelectasis
  • Mitral Valve Incompetence
  • Syncope
  • Fall
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Potassium Chloride.
Walking Aid User, Guillain-barre Syndrome, Scratch, Abasia, Fall

This Fall Potassium Chloride side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES on Jun 14, 2012. A male , weighting 279.3 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Potassium Chloride. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Walking Aid User
  • Guillain-barre Syndrome
  • Scratch
  • Abasia
  • Fall
. Potassium Chloride dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Aspergillosis, Neutrophil Count Decreased, Weight Decreased, White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Non-hodgkin's Lymphoma, Delirium, Fall, Platelet Count Decreased, Pyrexia

This is a Potassium Chloride side effect report of a 77-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Potassium Chloride (dosage:NA, start time: Mar 30, 2011), combined with:
  • Ferrous Sulfate
  • Decadron
  • Proscar
  • Folic Acid
  • Prochlorperazine Maleate
  • Prochlorperazine Maleate
, and developed a serious reaction and a Fall side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Aspergillosis
  • Neutrophil Count Decreased
  • Weight Decreased
  • White Blood Cell Count Decreased
  • Non-hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Delirium
  • Fall
  • Platelet Count Decreased
  • Pyrexia
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Potassium Chloride treatment in patients suffering from NA, resulting in Fall.

Disease Progression, Anaemia, Hyperglycaemia, Spinal Cord Compression, Fall, Dyspnoea, Oedema

A 76-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Potassium Chloride treatment (dosage: NA) on Mar 29, 2012. Soon after starting Potassium Chloride treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Disease Progression
  • Anaemia
  • Hyperglycaemia
  • Spinal Cord Compression
  • Fall
  • Dyspnoea
  • Oedema
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Glyburide
  • Furosemide
  • Provenge (250 Ml, Single Intravenous)
  • Warfarin Sodium
  • Carvedilol
  • Vicodin
  • Pravastatin
  • Omeprazole
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Potassium Chloride side effects, such as Fall.
Fall

A female patient from JAPAN was prescribed and started Potassium Chloride on May 02, 2012. Patient felt the following Potassium side effects: fall Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 85.32 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Potassium Chloride dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Tapentadol Hydrochloride (Twice A Day)
  • Lactec
  • Vitamedin
The patient was hospitalized.
Rib Fracture, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Fall

This report suggests a potential Potassium Chloride Fall side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 79-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Potassium Chloride (dosage: NA) starting Jan 01, 2011. Soon after starting Potassium Chloride the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Rib Fracture
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Fall
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Aspirin
  • Caltrate + D
  • Advair Diskus 100/50 (1puff Twice Per Day)
  • Water Pill
The patient was hospitalized. Although Potassium Chloride demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Fall, may still occur.
Pneumonia, Unresponsive To Stimuli, Fall, Renal Failure Acute, Blood Glucose Decreased, Eye Injury

An adverse event was reported by a pharmacist on Apr 12, 2012 by a Female taking Potassium Chloride (dosage: NA) . Location: UNITED STATES , 81 years of age, weighting 200.6 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Potassium side effects: pneumonia, unresponsive to stimuli, fall, renal failure acute, blood glucose decreased, eye injury. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Lactobacillus
  • Insulin (20 Units)
  • Senna
  • Niacin
  • Fluticasone/salmeterol Inhaler
  • Aspirin
  • Albuterol/ipratropium Nebulizer
  • Lisinopril
The patient was hospitalized.
Injection Site Haemorrhage, Fall, Gastric Disorder, Cataract, Injection Site Haematoma, Gait Disturbance, Pain

This Fall problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 71-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Jun 01, 2010 a consumer started treatment with Potassium (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Lasix
  • Prozac
  • Humira
  • Aspirin
When commencing Potassium, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Injection Site Haemorrhage
  • Fall
  • Gastric Disorder
  • Cataract
  • Injection Site Haematoma
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Pain
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Fall, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Compression Fracture, Fall, Pneumonia

This is a Potassium Chloride side effect report of a female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Potassium Chloride (dosage: NA) starting Mar 01, 2006. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Vitamin C
  • Revlimid (5 Milligram)
  • M.v.i.
  • Procrit
  • Evista
  • Vitamin B-12
  • Calcium
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Compression Fracture
  • Fall
  • Pneumonia
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Potassium Chloride could cause Fall and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Multiple Sclerosis Relapse, Balance Disorder, Ataxia, Convulsion, Chills, Musculoskeletal Pain, Abasia, Fall, Myelitis Transverse

This Fall side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES on Jan 04, 2012. A patient from UNITED STATES , weighting 255.7 lb, was treated with Potassium Chloride. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Potassium side effects: multiple sclerosis relapse, balance disorder, ataxia, convulsion, chills, musculoskeletal pain, abasia, fall, myelitis transverse. Potassium Chloride dosage: 10 Meq, Daily.
Associated medications used:
  • Pantoprazole (20 Mg, Qhs)
  • Gilenya (0.5 Mg, Daily)
  • Aspirin (81 Mg, Daily)
  • Novolog (Unk Ukn, Prn)
  • Plavix (75 Mg, Daily)
  • Digoxin (0.125 Mg, Daily)
  • Lasix (40 Mg, Daily)
  • Benicar (0.5 Df, Daily)
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Potassium Chloride.
Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Osteoarthritis, Foot Fracture, Adverse Event, Vitamin D Decreased, Hip Fracture, Fall, Blood Cholesterol Increased

This Fall side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: blood potassium decreased,blood cholesterol increased,hypertension,nausea. The patient was prescribed Potassium Chloride (dosage: NA), which was started on Jan 01, 1993. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Tricor
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Zofran
  • Ramipril
  • Hydrocodone
  • Fluorouracil
  • Zantac
  • Lyrica
When starting to take Potassium Chloride the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Foot Fracture
  • Adverse Event
  • Vitamin D Decreased
  • Hip Fracture
  • Fall
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Potassium Chloride.
Fall, Extrasystoles, Cerebral Haemorrhage, Concussion, Oxygen Saturation Decreased

This Fall Potassium Chloride side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Dec 13, 2011. A Female , 77 years of age, was treated with Potassium Chloride. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Fall
  • Extrasystoles
  • Cerebral Haemorrhage
  • Concussion
  • Oxygen Saturation Decreased
. Potassium Chloride dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin B3
  • Atenolol
  • Vitamin D
  • Calcium +vit D
  • Celexa
  • Lasix
  • Synthroid (250 Mg, Qd)
The patient was hospitalized.
Dizziness, Carbon Dioxide Decreased, Presyncope, Fall, Hypoaesthesia, Blood Sodium Decreased, Blood Pressure Diastolic Decreased, Ecchymosis, Thrombocytopenia

This is a Potassium Chloride side effect report of a 82-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Potassium Chloride (dosage:NA, start time: Jun 14, 2011), combined with:
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
  • Decadron (Unk/unk/po)
  • Bortezomib (Unk/unk/unk)
  • Bortezomib (Unk/unk/unk)
  • Lomotil
  • Simvastatin
  • Omeprazole
  • Pamidronate Disodium
, and developed a serious reaction and a Fall side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Dizziness
  • Carbon Dioxide Decreased
  • Presyncope
  • Fall
  • Hypoaesthesia
  • Blood Sodium Decreased
  • Blood Pressure Diastolic Decreased
  • Ecchymosis
  • Thrombocytopenia
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Potassium Chloride treatment in patients suffering from NA, resulting in Fall.
Tremor, Fluid Retention, Pain In Extremity, Malaise, Swelling, Fall, Dizziness, Liver Disorder

A 66-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: NA started Potassium Chloride treatment (dosage: NA) on Mar 10, 2009. Soon after starting Potassium Chloride treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Tremor
  • Fluid Retention
  • Pain In Extremity
  • Malaise
  • Swelling
  • Fall
  • Dizziness
  • Liver Disorder
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Furosemide
  • Exforge (1tab Per Day)
  • Metformin Hcl
  • Ibuprofen
  • Metoprolol Succinate
  • Promacta (50mg Per Day)
  • Gabapentin (1cap At Night)
  • Exforge
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Potassium Chloride side effects, such as Fall.
Knee Arthroplasty, Fall

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Potassium on Aug 16, 2011. After Potassium was administered, patient encountered several Potassium side effects: knee arthroplasty, fall Additional patient health information: Female , 68 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Potassium dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Levoxyl
  • Lomotil
  • Lamotrigine
  • Lasix (40 Mg, Unk)
  • Forteo (20 Ug, Qd)
  • Folic Acid
The patient was hospitalized.
Middle Insomnia, Fall, Balance Disorder, Abnormal Behaviour, Atrioventricular Block First Degree, Bundle Branch Block Left

This report suggests a potential Potassium Chloride Fall side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Potassium Chloride (dosage: Unk) starting Apr 25, 2011. Soon after starting Potassium Chloride the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Middle Insomnia
  • Fall
  • Balance Disorder
  • Abnormal Behaviour
  • Atrioventricular Block First Degree
  • Bundle Branch Block Left
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Prochlorperazine Edisylate (Unk)
  • Senna Alexandrina (Unk)
  • Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate (40 Mg, Cyclic Days 1 Through 4)
  • Zolpidem Tartrate (Unk)
  • Lyrica (100 Mg, 3x/day)
  • Pamidronate Disodium (Unk)
  • Ondansetron
  • Metformin (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized. Although Potassium Chloride demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Fall, may still occur.
Cerebrovascular Accident, Dysarthria, Asthenia, Urinary Bladder Haemorrhage, Balance Disorder, International Normalised Ratio Fluctuation, Fall

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Mar 09, 2011 by a male taking Potassium Chloride (dosage: 10meq 2 Tabs Daily) . Location: UNITED STATES , 85 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Potassium side effects: cerebrovascular accident, dysarthria, asthenia, urinary bladder haemorrhage, balance disorder, international normalised ratio fluctuation, fall. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Warfarin Sodium (Also Taken As A Conmed.2.5mg On Monday+wednesday +5mg On All Other Days Of The Week.)
  • Namenda
  • Finasteride
  • Lisinopril (1df=10mg 1/2 Tablet Daily)
  • Multi-vitamin
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Lasix (1df= 2tabs,lasix 20mg)
  • Gabapentin (1df= Gabapentin 100mg 4capsules.at Bed Time)
Myalgia, Nausea, Muscular Weakness, Injection Site Pain, Fall

This Fall problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Dec 01, 2009 a consumer started treatment with Potassium Chloride (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Citracal-d (Unk, 2/d)
  • Asacol (800 Mg, 2/d)
  • Furosemide (40 Mg, Daily (1/d))
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (50 Ug, Daily (1/d))
  • Forteo (20 Ug, Daily (1/d))
  • Forteo (20 Ug, Daily (1/d))
  • Warfarin
  • Ramipril (5 Mg, Daily (1/d))
When commencing Potassium Chloride, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Myalgia
  • Nausea
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Injection Site Pain
  • Fall
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Fall, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Weight Decreased, Back Injury, Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged, Fall, Alopecia, Rash Maculo-papular, Compression Fracture, Decreased Appetite

This is a Potassium Chloride side effect report of a 85-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Potassium Chloride (dosage: NA) starting Dec 02, 2009. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Cardizem
  • Boniva
  • Lasix
  • Precose
  • Amaryl
  • Allopurinol
  • Enalapril Maleate
  • Aynthroid (levothyroxine Sodium)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Weight Decreased
  • Back Injury
  • Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged
  • Fall
  • Alopecia
  • Rash Maculo-papular
  • Compression Fracture
  • Decreased Appetite
This opens a possibility that Potassium Chloride could cause Fall and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Pelvic Fracture, Fall

This Fall side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES on Feb 15, 2011. A female patient from UNITED STATES , weighting 95.98 lb, was treated with Potassium Gluconate Tab. Patient felt the following Potassium side effects: pelvic fracture, fall. Potassium Gluconate Tab dosage: NA.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Vitamin D
  • Vesicare
  • Vitamin B-12
  • Forteo (20 Ug, Daily (1/d))
  • Symbicort
  • Astepro
  • Fosamax
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Potassium Gluconate Tab.

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Potassium Fall Causes and Reviews


Falls can be dangerous at any age. Babies and young children can get hurt Falling off furniture or down the stairs. Older children may Fall off playground equipment. For elderly people, Falls can be especially serious. They are at higher risk of Falling. They are also more likely to break a bone when they Fall, especially if they have osteoporosis. A broken bone, especially when it is a hip, may even lead to disability and a loss of independence for the elderly.

Some common causes of Falls include

  • Balance problems
  • Some medicines, which can make you feel dizzy, confused, or slow
  • Vision problems
  • Alcohol, which can affect your balance and reflexes
  • Muscle weakness, especially in your legs, which can make it harder for you to get up from a chair or keep your balance when walking on an uneven surface.
  • Certain illnesses, such as low blood pressure, diabetes, and neuropathy
  • Slow reflexes, which make it hard to keep your balance or move out of the way of a hazard
  • Tripping or slipping due to loss of footing or traction

At any age, people can make changes to lower their risk of Falling. It important to take care of your health, including getting regular eye exams. Regular exercise may lower your risk of Falls by strengthening your muscles, improving your balance, and keeping your bones strong. And you can look for ways to make your house safer. For example, you can get rid of tripping hazards and make sure that you have rails on the stairs and in the bath. To reduce the chances of breaking a bone if you do Fall, make sure that you get enough calcium and vitamin D.

NIH: National Institute on Aging


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