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A study for a 36-year old woman who takes Dexamethasone - 2MG

Summary: 1,497 female patients aged 36 (±5) who take the same drug are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 36 year old female patient. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What is the drug

What is the condition

Arnold-chiari malformation (malformation of the brain) (latest reports from 470 Arnold-chiari Malformation patients)

On Feb, 7, 2015: 1,497 females aged 30 (±5) who take Dexamethasone - 2MG are studied

Dexamethasone - 2MG outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 30

Gender: female

Conditions: Arnold-chiari Malformation

Drugs taking:
- Dexamethasone - 2MG (dexamethasone): used for < 1 month

Comments from or about the patient: i have had alot of swalling in my face and red bumbs on my face and chest.The swelling hurts at times and it get worts later in the day.I get night sweats and everything taste funny.My knees hurt and I cant stand for long periods of time.I am only getting 1-2 hours sleep,I feel so bad at times.
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eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Dexamethasone - 2MG is effective9.09%
(1 of 11 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a

Most common side effects over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Haemoglobin DecreasedPurpuraTooth FractureCushing's SyndromeIncreased AppetiteOverdoseFatigueNausea
Vaginal HaemorrhageRash Maculo-papularTemporomandibular Joint SyndromeDiabetes MellitusObesityObesityImplant Site BruisingPyrexia
Rectal HaemorrhageRash ErythematousPain In JawIncreased AppetiteDiabetes MellitusIncreased AppetiteDyspnoea
Rash Maculo-papularHaemoglobin DecreasedShock HaemorrhagicOverdoseOverdoseDiabetes MellitusHeadache
Rash ErythematousVaginal HaemorrhageBlood Amylase IncreasedObesityCushing's SyndromeCushing's SyndromePain
PurpuraRectal HaemorrhagePalmar-plantar Erythrodysaesthesia SyndromePancytopeniaParaesthesiaDrug Exposure During Pregnancy
MelaenaMelaenaMalaise17-hydroxyprogesterone IncreasedNervousnessHaemoglobin Decreased
ArthralgiaHaemorrhagePlatelet Count DecreasedSwollen GumsMuscular WeaknessVomiting
HaemorrhageArthralgiaHaemorrhageParanoiaNeutropenia
VomitingBreast CancerAlopeciaNeutropeniaDeep Vein Thrombosis

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    It seems the roaring in my right ear happens more around taking the tramadol (2-3/day). Of course, I have a (5) day regiment of dexamethasone at (2/day) so maybe there's a connection. This was prescribed by my GP ( highly regarded) for severe lower back bulging disc pain and down left leg. Also prescribed tizanidine for muscle spasms and gabapentin for, maybe nerve swelling? Both at 2/day but I take less of these two.

    Back pain much better but have the roaring in right ear and can't sleep much. Also doing the Dr recommended exercises daily. Will follow up with chiropractic if this doesn't get me there.

    This is a chronic condition, maybe 20 years, no specific injury, just an accumulation of doing dumb things in my youth.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • took dexamethasone 4 mgs for one week a month ago. Started having bloated stomach immediately,heartburn,constipation. And now have sore stomach.bloated stomach with pain in top of right stomach.Was also very irritated while taking them.

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • I have a history of pituitary brain tumors (one as an infant, surgically removed and treated with chemo, and one at the age of 7 treated through radiation). I had another brain tumor (miningeoma behind the eye nerves) that has led to these latest bouts of headaches and my rethinking of my health. I have always struggled with weight and am on every hormone replacement due to the effect on my pituitary. I am currently on a mostly vegan diet, which I have generally enjoyed but am starting to reevaluate.

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Vegan diet
    Hormone replacement therapy through drugs for almost entire life, since first brain tumor in 1992

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