Accutane and Bone and joint pain - from FDA reports
Bone and joint pain is found among people who take Accutane, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ortho Tri-Cyclen, and have Acne. This review analyzes which people have Bone and joint pain with Accutane. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 29,888 people who have side effects when taking Accutane from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 03, 2017
29,888 people reported to have side effects when taking Accutane.
Among them, 2,529 people (8.46%) have Bone And Joint Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Accutane when people have Bone And Joint Pain *:
- < 1 month: 7.06 %
- 1 - 6 months: 66.98 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.38 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.37 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.04 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.73 %
- 10+ years: 0.43 %
Gender of people who have Bone And Joint Pain when taking Accutane *:
- female: 52.88 %
- male: 47.12 %
Age of people who have Bone And Joint Pain when taking Accutane *:
- 0-1: 0.13 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 43.6 %
- 20-29: 31.85 %
- 30-39: 14.49 %
- 40-49: 5.74 %
- 50-59: 1.81 %
- 60+: 2.39 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Acne (1,059 people, 41.87%)
- Acne Cystic (94 people, 3.72%)
- Depression (69 people, 2.73%)
- Asthma (38 people, 1.50%)
- Sinusitis (36 people, 1.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ortho Tri-Cyclen (173 people, 6.84%)
- Retin-A (87 people, 3.44%)
- Prednisone (83 people, 3.28%)
- Keflex (81 people, 3.20%)
- Amnesteem (73 people, 2.89%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (1,554 people, 61.45%)
- Ulcerative Colitis (1,232 people, 48.71%)
- Depression (1,145 people, 45.27%)
- Crohn's Disease (1,117 people, 44.17%)
- Colitis (918 people, 36.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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