Topicort side effects - from FDA reports


Summary

In this review, we analyze Topicort side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Topicort. The review is based on 333 who side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Topicort

Topicort has active ingredients of desoximetasone. (latest outcomes from Topicort 337 users)

On Apr, 22, 2017

333 people who take Topicort are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Topicort side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug ineffective
  • eye irritation
  • eye pain
  • genital herpes
  • metastases to meninges
  • rash
  • rash erythematous
  • benign intracranial hypertension
  • seborrhoea
  • deformity
1 - 6 months:
  • application site vesicles
  • blood glucose increased
  • pyrexia
  • sinusitis
6 - 12 months:
  • plasmacytoma
  • pruritus
  • rash papular
not specified:
  • alopecia
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • psoriasis
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • staphylococcal infection
  • urticaria
  • pruritus

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • alopecia
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • psoriasis
  • urticaria
  • pruritus
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • vertigo
  • benign intracranial hypertension
  • diarrhoea
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • staphylococcal infection
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • diarrhoea
  • dry skin
  • fatigue
  • limb injury
  • malignant melanoma
  • myalgia
  • neuralgia

Most common side effects by age *:

0-1:
  • benign intracranial hypertension
2-9:
  • staphylococcal infection
  • withdrawal syndrome
10-19:
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • dyspnoea
  • myalgia
20-29:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • alopecia
  • blindness
  • gallbladder disorder
  • headache
  • psoriasis aggravated
  • pulmonary embolism
  • skin ulcer
  • thrombocytopenia
  • urticaria
30-39:
  • stress
  • drug ineffective
  • vertigo
  • colitis
  • conjunctivitis bacterial
  • erythema
  • fatigue
  • lower limb fracture
  • panic attack
  • pouchitis
40-49:
  • alopecia
  • nausea
  • staphylococcal infection
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • basal cell carcinoma
  • bladder cancer
  • inflammation
  • injury
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • malaise
50-59:
  • nausea
  • pruritus
  • weight increased
  • application site vesicles
  • benign intracranial hypertension
  • drug ineffective
  • pathological gambling
  • swelling
  • urticaria
  • vision blurred
60+:
  • pleural effusion
  • skin irritation
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • diarrhoea
  • drug ineffective
  • malignant melanoma
  • pharyngeal candidiasis
  • plasmacytoma
  • psoriasis
  • skin exfoliation

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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