Table 2

Summary of adverse events in the safety analysis set
Lanthanum carbonate (n= 23) Placebo (n= 12)
n (%) Events n (%) Events
Any adverse event 7 (30.4) 15 2 (16.7) 3
  Related to investigational product 2 (8.7) 6 1 (8.3) 1
Moderate or severe adverse event 2 (8.7) 4
Serious adverse event 2 (8.7) 4
  Related to investigational product
  Leading to withdrawal of investigational product 1 (4.3) 1
Type of adverse event
Gastrointestinal disorders 4 (17.4) 4 2 (16.7) 3
  Abdominal discomfort 1 (8.3) 1
  Constipation 2 (8.7) 2
  Diarrhea 1 (8.3) 1
  Dry mouth 1 (4.3) 1
  Acute pancreatitis 1 (4.3) 1
  Vomiting 1 (8.3) 1
Cardiac disorders 1 (4.3) 3
  Cardiac failure 1 (4.3) 2
  Myocardial infarction 1 (4.3) 1
Other organ system classes
  Thirst 1 (4.3) 1
  Bronchitis 1 (4.3) 1
  Anorexia 1 (4.3) 1
  Headache 1 (4.3) 1
  Polyuria 1 (4.3) 1
  Erythema 1 (4.3) 1
  Hyperhidrosis 1 (4.3) 1
  Hypertension 1 (4.3) 1

Ureña-Torres et al.

Ureña-Torres et al. BMC Nephrology 2014 15:71   doi:10.1186/1471-2369-15-71

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