Review: could Androgel cause Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema (Foot, leg, and ankle swelling)?
Summary: Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema is reported only by a few people who take Androgel. We study 4,108 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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Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema
Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema (severe swelling can cause permanent damage to nerves, resulting in peripheral neuropathy) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism, gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest reports from 1,448 Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema patients)
On May, 12, 2015: 4,108 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel. Among them, 2 people (0.05%) have Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema.
Time on Androgel when people have Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema when taking Androgel * :
|Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema when taking Androgel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Edema - peripheral, peripheral edema||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hormone levels (1 people, 50.00%)
- Peripheral arterial disease (1 people, 50.00%)
- Narcolepsy (1 people, 50.00%)
- Low thyroid (1 people, 50.00%)
- Blood thinner (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Plavix (1 people, 50.00%)
- Lisinopril (1 people, 50.00%)
- Lovaza (1 people, 50.00%)
- Methylphenidate hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)
- Alprazolam (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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