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Mometasone Furoate vs triamcinolone for a female patient aged 52

Summary: 452 female patients aged 52 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Mometasone Furoate vs triamcinolone for a female aged 52. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.





What are the drugs

Mometasone furoate (latest outcomes from 1,702 users) has active ingredients of mometasone furoate. It is often used in asthma.

Triamcinolone (latest outcomes from 2,980 users) has active ingredients of triamcinolone. It is often used in psoriasis.

On Feb, 23, 2015: 452 female patients aged 45 who take the same drugs are studied in Mometasone Furoate vs triamcinolone

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female45sinusitis, allegry

Drugs to compare:

Mometasone Furoate mometasone furoateAltana
triamcinolone triamcinoloneIvax Pharms

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 45 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Mometasone Furoate (Altana)triamcinolone
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Pain In Jaw
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Headache (pain in head)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Swelling
DizzinessChest Pain
PainArthralgia (joint pain)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Cellulitis (infection under the skin)
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)Back Pain
Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful)
Loss Of ConsciousnessDepression

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Mometasone Furoate (Altana)triamcinolone
ScarTenosynovitis Stenosans (a common disorder characterized by catching, snapping or locking of the involved finger flexor tendon, associated with dysfunction and pain)
Stevens-johnson Syndrome (an immune-complex-mediated hypersensitivity disorder. it ranges from mild skin and mucous membrane lesions to a severe)Tendon Disorder (disease of tendon)
Chest PainNeuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage)
Apnoea (suspension of external breathing)Epicondylitis (tennis elbow)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Arthralgia (joint pain)
Eyes - Dry (lack of adequate tears)
Gait Disturbance

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Mometasone Furoate7.69%23.08%30.77%30.77%7.69%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Mometasone Furoate (mometasone furoate) is often used to treat asthma. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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