Review: could Dexamethasone cause Menstruation Irregular?


Menstruation irregular is found among people who take Dexamethasone, especially for people who are 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Plan B One-Step, and have Bladder cancer . We study 55,367 people who have side effects while taking Dexamethasone from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Menstruation irregular. Find out below who they are, when they have Menstruation irregular and more.

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Menstruation Irregular

Menstruation irregular has been reported by people with birth control, multiple sclerosis, depression, stress and anxiety, hypothyroidism (latest reports from 24,892 Menstruation irregular patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

55,367 people reported to have side effects when taking Dexamethasone.
Among them, 9 people (0.02%) have Menstruation Irregular

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Dexamethasone cause Menstruation irregular?

Time on Dexamethasone when people have Menstruation Irregular *:

  • < 1 month: 60 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Menstruation Irregular when taking Dexamethasone *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bladder Cancer (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Transitional Cell Carcinoma (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Metastases To Bone (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Breast Cancer (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Back Pain (1 person, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Plan B One-Step (5 people, 55.56%)
  • Ondansetron (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Gemcitabine (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Metoclopramide (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Fluorouracil (2 people, 22.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Alopecia (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Pelvic Pain (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Pain (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Injury (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Anxiety (2 people, 22.22%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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