Review: could Dexamethasone cause High blood cholesterol and triglycerides?
This is a review of High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (High Blood Cholesterol) by studying 53,145 people who take Dexamethasone. We analyze: the time on Dexamethasone when people have High blood cholesterol and triglycerides, gender and age of these people, the severity of High blood cholesterol and triglycerides, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Dexamethasone. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Dexamethasone (latest outcomes from 53,423 users) has active ingredients of dexamethasone. It is often used in swelling, headache. Commonly reported side effects of Dexamethasone include pneumonia, fever, agranulocytosis, pneumonia aggravated, nausea.
High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (latest reports from 453,751 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 53,145 people reported to have side effects when taking Dexamethasone. Among them, 309 people (0.58%) have High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides. They amount to 0.07% of all the 448,464 people who have High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides.
Time on Dexamethasone when people have High blood cholesterol and triglycerides * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood cholesterol and triglycerides||65.52%||3.45%||0.00%||27.59%||3.45%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood cholesterol and triglycerides when taking Dexamethasone * :
|High blood cholesterol and triglycerides||54.76%||45.24% |
Age of people who have High blood cholesterol and triglycerides when taking Dexamethasone * :
|High blood cholesterol and triglycerides||0.90%||3.58%||2.69%||1.49%||9.85%||17.61%||30.15%||33.73% |
Severity of High blood cholesterol and triglycerides when taking Dexamethasone ** :
How people recovered from High blood cholesterol and triglycerides ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (58 people, 18.77%)
- Breast cancer (51 people, 16.50%)
- Pain (51 people, 16.50%)
- Metastases to bone (48 people, 15.53%)
- Hypertension (37 people, 11.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (204 people, 66.02%)
- Aredia (138 people, 44.66%)
- Oxycontin (128 people, 41.42%)
- Decadron (98 people, 31.72%)
- Aspirin (81 people, 26.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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