Review: could Chlorhexidine gluconate cause Candidiasis?
Summary: Candidiasis is found among people who take Chlorhexidine gluconate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 2,365 people who have side effects while taking Chlorhexidine gluconate from FDA and social media. Among them, 50 have Candidiasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Candidiasis and more.
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Chlorhexidine gluconate has active ingredients of chlorhexidine gluconate. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 2,387 Chlorhexidine gluconate users)
Candidiasis (candidiasis or thrush is a fungal infection) has been reported by people with asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 8,288 Candidiasis patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 2,365 people reported to have side effects when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate. Among them, 50 people (2.11%) have Candidiasis.
Time on Chlorhexidine gluconate when people have Candidiasis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Candidiasis when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate * :
Age of people who have Candidiasis when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate * :
Severity of Candidiasis when taking Chlorhexidine gluconate ** :
How people recovered from Candidiasis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (17 people, 34.00%)
- Metastases to bone (10 people, 20.00%)
- Anaemia (9 people, 18.00%)
- Musculoskeletal pain (9 people, 18.00%)
- Dyspnoea (6 people, 12.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (35 people, 70.00%)
- Aredia (32 people, 64.00%)
- Coumadin (28 people, 56.00%)
- Oxycontin (26 people, 52.00%)
- Compazine (25 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 Sertraline, LOVASTATIN, FINASTERIDE, Warfarin Sodium, Chlorhexidine Gluconate for a 74-year old man with Anxiety Disorder, High Blood Cholesterol, Prostatic Specific Antigen Increased, Mini Stroke, Mouth Sores. The patient has Blood Urine
- A study of side effects of Letrozole for a 51-year old woman with Cancer - Breast. The patient has Candidiasis, Endometrial Hyperplasia, Constipation
- A study of drug interactions between Benadryl, Zantac 150, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Buspirone Hydrochloride, Paroex for a 36-year old woman with Nasal Allergies, Ulcers, Low Back Pain, Depression, Panic Attacks. The patient has Heart Pounding Or Racing, Shortness Of Breath, Rapid Deep Breathing (hyperventilation)
- A study of side effects of Chlorhexidine Gluconate for a 40-year old woman with Staphylococcal Infection. The patient has Itching, Cracking, And Whitening Of Skin Around Anus And Labia
- A study of drug interactions between Zantac, Allegra, Singulair for a 30-year old woman with Urticaria Chronic. The patient has Candidiasis
Recent Chlorhexidine gluconate related drug comparison:
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