Review: taking Turmeric and Dexamethasone together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Turmeric and Dexamethasone together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Turmeric and Dexamethasone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 51 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Turmeric

Turmeric has active ingredients of turmeric. It is often used in inflammation. (latest outcomes from Turmeric 433 users)

Dexamethasone

Dexamethasone has active ingredients of dexamethasone. It is often used in multiple myeloma. (latest outcomes from Dexamethasone 63,360 users)

On Aug, 28, 2016

51 people who take Turmeric, Dexamethasone are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Turmeric and Dexamethasone drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Turmeric:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Dexamethasone:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Turmeric:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Dexamethasone:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Turmeric:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Dexamethasone:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • fatigue
  • oral herpes
  • bacterial infection
  • blood selenium increased
  • partial seizures
1 - 6 months:
  • dexamethasone suppression test
2 - 5 years:
  • tongue geographic
  • dexamethasone suppression test
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • depression
  • general physical health deterioration
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • pain
  • abdominal hernia
  • anaemia
  • anxiety
  • cervical dysplasia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • general physical health deterioration
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • pain
  • headache
  • abdominal hernia
  • anxiety
  • cervical dysplasia
male:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • fatigue
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • diarrhoea
  • asthenia
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • muscle spasms
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • plasmacytoma
  • renal failure acute

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • fatigue
  • oral herpes
  • partial seizures
  • bacterial infection
  • blood selenium increased
  • fluid intake reduced
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • headache
30-39:
  • aphasia
  • complex partial seizures
  • convulsion
  • leukopenia
  • splenomegaly
  • thrombocytopenia
40-49:
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • back pain
  • bone pain
  • bronchitis
  • cellulitis
  • depression
  • erythema
  • fatigue
  • general physical health deterioration
50-59:
  • abdominal hernia
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • cervical dysplasia
  • compression fracture
  • depression
  • diverticulum
  • general physical health deterioration
  • hiatus hernia
  • injury
60+:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • platelet count decreased
  • burning sensation
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • plasma cell myeloma
  • restless legs syndrome
  • asthenia
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • plasmacytoma

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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