Review: could Androgel cause Pulmonary hypertension?
This is a review of Pulmonary hypertension by studying 4,095 people who take Androgel. We analyze: the time on Androgel when people have Pulmonary hypertension, age of these people, the severity of Pulmonary hypertension, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Androgel. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Androgel (latest outcomes from 4,391 users) has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in testosterone, hypogonadism male. Commonly reported side effects of Androgel include fatigue, blood testosterone decreased, fatigue aggravated, weakness, breathing difficulty.
Pulmonary hypertension (increase in blood pressure in the lung artery) (latest reports from 91,955 patients) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 3,944 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel. Among them, 16 people (0.41%) have Pulmonary Hypertension.
Time on Androgel when people have Pulmonary hypertension * :
Age of people who have Pulmonary hypertension when taking Androgel * :
|Pulmonary hypertension||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||0.00%||23.08%||15.38%||53.85% |
Severity of Pulmonary hypertension when taking Androgel ** :
How people recovered from Pulmonary hypertension ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Thalassaemia (3 people, 18.75%)
- Iron overload (2 people, 12.50%)
- Pain (2 people, 12.50%)
- Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (2 people, 12.50%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (7 people, 43.75%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 37.50%)
- Digoxin (5 people, 31.25%)
- Vitamin d (5 people, 31.25%)
- Lorazepam (4 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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