Review: could Cortisone Acetate cause Hepatitis C?


Hepatitis c is reported only by a few people who take Cortisone Acetate. We study 3,004 people who have side effects while taking Cortisone acetate from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Hepatitis c. Find out below who they are, when they have Hepatitis c and more.

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Cortisone Acetate

Cortisone acetate has active ingredients of cortisone acetate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Cortisone acetate 3,655 users)

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis c has been reported by people with hepatitis c, schizophrenia, hiv infection, liver transplant, depression (latest reports from 99,155 Hepatitis c patients).

On Sep, 29, 2016

3,004 people reported to have side effects when taking Cortisone Acetate.
Among them, 4 people (0.13%) have Hepatitis C

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cortisone acetate cause Hepatitis c?

Gender of people who have Hepatitis C when taking Cortisone Acetate *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Hepatitis C when taking Cortisone Acetate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (3 people, 75.00%)
  • Polyuria (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Pain (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Nasopharyngitis (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Hypertension (2 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tramadol Hydrochloride (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Prednisone (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Fluticasone Furoate (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Diurisa (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Diclofenac Sodium (2 people, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Swelling (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Hypertension (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Hyperaesthesia (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Body Height Decreased (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Asthma (2 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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