Review: could Cortisone acetate cause Kidney stones?
Summary: Kidney stones could be caused by Cortisone acetate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Celebrex, and have Pain.
We study 3,287 people who have side effects while taking Cortisone acetate from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Kidney stones. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney stones and more.
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On Apr, 10, 2014: 3,291 people reported to have side effects when taking Cortisone acetate. Among them, 18 people (0.55%) have Kidney Stones. They amount to 0.02% of all the 105,091 people who have Kidney Stones on eHealthMe.
Time on Cortisone acetate when people have Kidney stones * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney stones||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Kidney stones when taking Cortisone acetate * :
|Kidney stones||64.29%||35.71% |
Age of people who have Kidney stones when taking Cortisone acetate * :
|Kidney stones||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||0.00%||0.00%||69.23%||23.08% |
Severity of Kidney stones when taking Cortisone acetate ** :
How people recovered from Kidney stones ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (4 people, 22.22%)
- Osteomyelitis (3 people, 16.67%)
- Anaemia (3 people, 16.67%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 16.67%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Celebrex (7 people, 38.89%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 33.33%)
- Acetaminophen (6 people, 33.33%)
- Oxycodone hcl (5 people, 27.78%)
- Prevacid (4 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 months ago):
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