Review: could Dexamethasone cause Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased?
Summary: Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased could be caused by Dexamethasone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Levothyroxine sodium, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 53,155 people who have side effects while taking Dexamethasone from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased and more.
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Dexamethasone (latest outcomes from 53,426 users) has active ingredients of dexamethasone. It is often used in multiple myeloma.
Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased
Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased (latest reports from 8,637 patients) has been reported by people with hypothyroidism, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 53,148 people reported to have side effects when taking Dexamethasone. Among them, 25 people (0.05%) have Blood Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Decreased. They amount to 0.29% of all the 8,588 people who have Blood Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Decreased on eHealthMe.
Time on Dexamethasone when people have Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased||75.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased when taking Dexamethasone * :
|Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased||58.33%||41.67% |
Age of people who have Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased when taking Dexamethasone * :
|Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased||13.33%||0.00%||6.67%||6.67%||6.67%||0.00%||20.00%||46.67% |
Severity of Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased when taking Dexamethasone ** :
How people recovered from Blood thyroid stimulating hormone decreased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (5 people, 20.00%)
- Glioblastoma (3 people, 12.00%)
- Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (2 people, 8.00%)
- Bone pain (1 people, 4.00%)
- Drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (1 people, 4.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levothyroxine sodium (3 people, 12.00%)
- Dexamethasone tab (3 people, 12.00%)
- Zometa (3 people, 12.00%)
- Tramadol hcl (3 people, 12.00%)
- Synthroid (3 people, 12.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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