Review: could Actonel cause Cellulitis?
Summary: Cellulitis is found among people who take Actonel, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 17,389 people who have side effects while taking Actonel from FDA and social media. Among them, 315 have Cellulitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Cellulitis and more.
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Actonel has active ingredients of risedronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from 17,611 Actonel users)
Cellulitis (infection under the skin) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 23,934 Cellulitis patients)
On Feb, 24, 2015: 17,389 people reported to have side effects when taking Actonel. Among them, 316 people (1.82%) have Cellulitis.
Time on Actonel when people have Cellulitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Cellulitis when taking Actonel * :
Severity of Cellulitis when taking Actonel ** :
How people recovered from Cellulitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (226 people, 71.52%)
- Osteopenia (122 people, 38.61%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (35 people, 11.08%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (30 people, 9.49%)
- Breast cancer (22 people, 6.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (257 people, 81.33%)
- Folic acid (72 people, 22.78%)
- Prednisone (60 people, 18.99%)
- Furosemide (54 people, 17.09%)
- Zometa (54 people, 17.09%)
* 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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Recent Actonel related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Alendronate Sodium, Risedronate Sodium, Ibandronate Sodium for a 74-year old woman who has Osteoporosis Post-menopausal
- Comparions of Ibandronate Sodium, Alendronate Sodium, Risedronate Sodium, Actonel for a 72-year old woman who has Osteoporosis
- Comparions of Actonel, Boniva, Prolia for a 76-year old woman who has Osteopenia
- Comparions of Actonel, Fosamax, Prolia, Forteo for a 71-year old woman who has Vertebral Compression Fractures
- Comparions of Actonel, Arimidex for a 84-year old woman who has Lumps In The Breasts
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