Review: could Acetylcysteine cause Erectile dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction is found among people who take Acetylcysteine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Cozaar, and have Restless leg syndrome.
We study 4,196 people who have side effects while taking Acetylcysteine from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Acetylcysteine has active ingredients of acetylcysteine. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from 4,248 Acetylcysteine users)
Erectile dysfunction has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 32,192 Erectile dysfunction patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 4,196 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetylcysteine. Among them, 6 people (0.14%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Acetylcysteine when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Acetylcysteine * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Acetylcysteine * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||40.00%||60.00% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Acetylcysteine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Restless legs syndrome (3 people, 50.00%)
- Arthritis (3 people, 50.00%)
- Dermatitis herpetiformis (3 people, 50.00%)
- Anaemia (3 people, 50.00%)
- Sinus disorder (3 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cozaar (4 people, 66.67%)
- Celebrex (4 people, 66.67%)
- Manganese (3 people, 50.00%)
- Iodine (3 people, 50.00%)
- Ferrous fumarate (3 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Livalo for a 51-year old man with Low Thyroid, High Cholesterol. The patient has Erectile Dysfunction
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamins, Crestor, Exforge for a 68-year old man with Vitamin B1 Deficiency, High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Erectile Dysfunction
- A study of side effects of Pomalyst for a 69-year old man with Myeloma - Multiple. The patient has Erectile Dysfunction
- A study of drug interactions between Bupropion Hydrochloride, Lantus, Lisinopril for a 72-year old man with Depression, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Erectile Dysfunction
- A study of side effects of Lisinopril for a 47-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Erection Problems
Recent Acetylcysteine related drug comparison:
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