Review: could Accutane cause Renal failure chronic?
We study 27,774 people who have side effects while taking Accutane from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Renal failure chronic. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure chronic and more.
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Accutane (latest outcomes from 28,324 users) has active ingredients of isotretinoin. It is often used in acne.
Renal failure chronic
Renal failure chronic (long lasting kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 110,897 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 27,771 people reported to have side effects when taking Accutane. Among them, 32 people (0.12%) have Renal Failure Chronic. They amount to 0.03% of all the 110,688 people who have Renal Failure Chronic on eHealthMe.
Time on Accutane when people have Renal failure chronic * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Renal failure chronic||0.00%||73.68%||14.04%||0.00%||3.51%||8.77%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Renal failure chronic when taking Accutane * :
|Renal failure chronic||4.35%||95.65% |
Age of people who have Renal failure chronic when taking Accutane * :
|Renal failure chronic||0.00%||0.00%||91.38%||8.62%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Renal failure chronic when taking Accutane ** :
How people recovered from Renal failure chronic ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acne (20 people, 62.50%)
- Pseudofolliculitis barbae (6 people, 18.75%)
- Autoimmune hepatitis (2 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Acetaminophen (13 people, 40.62%)
- Tylenol (12 people, 37.50%)
- Cleocin hydrochloride (6 people, 18.75%)
- Hytone (6 people, 18.75%)
- Septra ds (6 people, 18.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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