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Furosemide and Lasix

Identifier

005062

Type of Spiritual Experience

Hallucination

Number of hallucinations: 1703

Background

A description of the experience

Furosemide  -  is a loop diuretic most commonly marketed under the brand name Lasix.   Some of the other brand names under which furosemide is marketed include: Aisemide, Apo-Furosemide, Beronald, Desdemin, Discoid, Diural, Diurapid, Dryptal, Durafurid, Edemid, Errolon, Eutensin, Flusapex, Frudix, Frusetic, Frusid, Fulsix, Fuluvamide, Furesis, Furix, Furo-Puren, Furosedon, Fusid.frusone, Hydro-rapid, Impugan, Katlex, Lasilix,  Lodix, Lowpston, Macasirool, Mirfat, Nicorol, Odemase, Oedemex, Profemin, Rosemide, Rusyde, Salix, Trofurit, Uremide and Urex.  It is used in the treatment of

  • Edema associated with heart failure, hepatic cirrhosis, renal impairment, nephrotic syndrome
  • Hypertension
  • Adjunct in cerebral/pulmonary edema where rapid diuresis, i.e. lowering body water content by inducing urination, is required (IV injection)
  • It is also sometimes used in the management of severe hypercalcemia in combination with adequate rehydration.

On Jan, 27, 2017 124,373 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide.  Among them, 790 people (0.64%) have Hallucination

On Jan, 28, 2017 124,373 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide.  Among them, 78 people (0.06%) have Hallucination, Auditory

On Jan, 04, 2017 124,373 people reported to have side effects when taking Furosemide.  Among them, 7 people (0.01%) have Hallucination, Tactile

Time on Furosemide when people have Hallucination  :

  < 1 month 1 - 6 months 6 - 12 months 1 - 2 years 2 - 5 years 5 - 10 years 10+ years
Hallucination 55.17% 27.59% 0.00% 10.34% 3.45% 3.45% 0.00%

Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Furosemide  :

  Female Male
Hallucination 50.91% 49.09%

Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Furosemide  :

  0-1 2-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+
Hallucination 0.00% 0.15% 0.45% 0.60% 1.50% 6.74% 13.02% 77.54%

Severity of Hallucination when taking Furosemide  :

  least moderate severe most severe
Hallucination 0.00% 33.33% 66.67% 0.00%

 

On Jan, 28, 2017 132,739 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 715 people (0.54%) have Hallucination

On Jan, 19, 2017 132,739 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.  Among them, 110 people (0.08%) have Hallucination, Auditory

On Jan, 28, 2017 132,739 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix.  Among them, 3 people (0.0%) have Hallucination, Tactile

Time on Lasix when people have Hallucination  :

  < 1 month 1 - 6 months 6 - 12 months 1 - 2 years 2 - 5 years 5 - 10 years 10+ years
Hallucination 71.43% 19.05% 4.76% 0.00% 0.00% 4.76% 0.00%

Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Lasix  :

  Female Male
Hallucination 60.66% 39.34%

Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Lasix  :

  0-1 2-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+
Hallucination 0.00% 1.18% 0.00% 0.74% 1.18% 6.19% 14.60% 76.11%

Severity of Hallucination when taking Lasix  :

  least moderate severe most severe
Hallucination 0.00% 66.67% 33.33% 0.00%

How people recovered from Hallucination  :

  while on the drug after off the drug not yet
Hallucination 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%

 

 

 

On Jan, 2, 2016: 94,501 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 3,501 people (3.70%) have Death.

 

 

The source of the experience

eHealthme

Concepts, symbols and science items

Symbols

Science Items

Loop diuretics

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Overloads

Diuretics
Hypotension

Commonsteps

Hearing voices

References