Review: could Cortisone Acetate cause Lichen Planus?


Lichen planus 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, 1 have Lichen planus. Find out below who they are, when they have Lichen planus 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)

Lichen Planus

Lichen planus (an inflammatory skin condition, characterized by an itchy, non-infectious rash) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, depression (latest reports from 1,745 Lichen planus patients).

On Oct, 14, 2016

3,004 people reported to have side effects when taking Cortisone Acetate.
Among them, 1 person (0.03%) has Lichen Planus

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cortisone acetate cause Lichen planus?

Gender of people who have Lichen Planus when taking Cortisone Acetate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Lichen Planus 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 *:

  • Impaired Gastric Emptying (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Sennagen (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Savella (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Relafen (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Flagyl Er (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Aspirin (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Fluctuation (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Feeling Jittery (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Dysphoria (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Dysphonia (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Dysphagia (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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