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Review: could Androgel cause Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema?

Summary: Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema could be caused by Androgel, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Plavix, and have Hormone levels.

We study 4,082 people who have side effects while taking Androgel from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema. Find out below who they are, when they have Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema and more.

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Androgel

Androgel (latest outcomes from 4,397 users) has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in testosterone.

Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema

Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema (severe swelling can cause permanent damage to nerves, resulting in peripheral neuropathy) (latest reports from 3,390 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain, gastroesophageal reflux disease.

On Apr, 14, 2014: 4,099 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel. Among them, 2 people (0.05%) have Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema. They amount to 0.06% of all the 3,369 people who have Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema on eHealthMe.

Trend of Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema in Androgel reports

Time on Androgel when people have Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema0.00%50.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema when taking Androgel * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema when taking Androgel ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hormone levels (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Peripheral arterial disease (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Narcolepsy (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Low thyroid (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Blood thinner (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Plavix (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Lisinopril (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Lovaza (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Methylphenidate hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Alprazolam (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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