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Related topic: Dry Skin, Dry Throat, Dysphonia, Pharyngeal Oedema, Rhinitis

From FDA reports: side effects of Hexomedine Spray

This is a real world study of Hexomedine Spray side effects. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 2,159 people who take the drug and have side effects.

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Information of the patient in this study:

Drugs taking:
- Hexomedine Spray

Side effects have: Dysphonia, Dry Throat, Dry Skin, Rhinitis, Pharyngeal Oedema

On Jan, 28, 2014: 2,159 people who reported to have side effects when taking Hexomedine Spray are studied

Trend of Hexomedine Spray's drug interactions, side effects, and effectiveness reports (3402739)

eHealthMe real world results:

For people in general (regardless of gender or age):

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

Side effectNumber of reports
Dysphonia (speech disorder attributable to a disorder of phonation)6 (0.28%)
Dry Throat1 (0.05%)
Dry Skin15 (0.69%)
Rhinitis (a medical term for irritation and inflammation of the mucous membrane inside the nose)3 (0.14%)
Pharyngeal Oedema (abnormal accumulation of fluid in the cavities and intercellular spaces of the pharyngeal)3 (0.14%)

Most common side effects experienced by people in the use of Hexomedine Spray:

Side effectNumber of reports
Pyrexia (fever)238
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)216
Asthenia (weakness)213
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)132
Alanine Aminotransferase Increased94
Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased90
Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)84

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

Side effectNumber of reports
Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased11
Respiratory Failure (inadequate gas exchange by the respiratory system)10
Alanine Aminotransferase Increased10
Blood Bilirubin Increased7
Interstitial Lung Disease7
Hepatic Function Abnormal6
White Blood Cell Count Decreased6
Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased5
C-reactive Protein Increased5

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Related conditions

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