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From FDA reports: side effects of Propylene Glycol for a Male patient aged 56

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Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 56

Gender: male

Drugs taking:
- Propylene Glycol

Side effects have: Solvent Sensitivity, Immunosuppression, Gingival Infection, Feeling Of Body Temperature Change, Dermatitis, Blood Urine Present

On Jan, 26, 2014: 10,382 people who reported to have side effects when taking Propylene Glycol are studied

Trend of Propylene Glycol's drug interactions, side effects, and effectiveness reports (3023126)

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

Side effectNumber of reports
Solvent Sensitivity1 (0.15%)
Immunosuppression6 (0.87%)
Gingival Infection (gum infection)12 (1.75%)
Feeling Of Body Temperature Change1 (0.15%)
Dermatitis (inflammation of the skin resulting from direct irritation by an external agent or an allergic reaction to it)2 (0.29%)
Blood Urine Present2 (0.29%)

Most common side effects experienced by males aged 56 (±5) in the use of Propylene Glycol:

Side effectNumber of reports
Asthenia (weakness)158
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)137
Pyrexia (fever)119
Anxiety109
Pain85
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)70
Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)63
Constipation58
Abdominal Pain55
Anaemia (lack of blood)52

Most common side effects experienced by males aged 56 (±5) in long term use of Propylene Glycol:

Side effectNumber of reports
Anxiety2
Aggression2
Mental Disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)2
Depression2
Abnormal Behaviour2
Suicidal Ideation2
Anger1

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

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

Side effectNumber of reports
Solvent Sensitivity1 (0.01%)
Immunosuppression50 (0.48%)
Gingival Infection (gum infection)23 (0.22%)
Feeling Of Body Temperature Change9 (0.09%)
Dermatitis (inflammation of the skin resulting from direct irritation by an external agent or an allergic reaction to it)42 (0.40%)
Blood Urine Present17 (0.16%)

Most common side effects experienced by people in the use of Propylene Glycol:

Side effectNumber of reports
Asthenia (weakness)2,144
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)1,972
Anxiety1,812
Vomiting1,792
Diarrhoea1,532
Pyrexia (fever)1,529
Pain1,258
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)1,182
Constipation1,046
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)1,041

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

Side effectNumber of reports
Anxiety26
Depression11
Failure To Thrive (inadequate weight gain and physical growth in children)9
Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)9
Drug Exposure During Pregnancy9
Glossoptosis8
Atrial Septal Defect (an abnormal opening between the left and right atria of the heart)8
Pulmonary Artery Stenosis Congenital (congenital -narrowing (stenosis) that occurs in the lung artery)8
Respiratory Distress (difficulty in breathing)8
Micrognathia (jaw is undersized)8

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