Review: could Dexamethasone cause Perineal pain (Groin pain)?
Summary: Perineal pain is found among people who take Dexamethasone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Testis cancer.
We study 53,185 people who have side effects while taking Dexamethasone from FDA and social media. Among them, 78 have Perineal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Perineal pain and more.
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Dexamethasone has active ingredients of dexamethasone. It is often used in multiple myeloma. (latest outcomes from 53,459 Dexamethasone users)
Perineal pain has been reported by people with osteoporosis, birth control, osteopenia, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 4,461 Perineal pain patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 53,185 people reported to have side effects when taking Dexamethasone. Among them, 78 people (0.15%) have Perineal Pain.
Time on Dexamethasone when people have Perineal pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Perineal pain||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Perineal pain when taking Dexamethasone * :
|Perineal pain||33.73%||66.27% |
Age of people who have Perineal pain when taking Dexamethasone * :
|Perineal pain||0.00%||1.49%||1.49%||25.37%||20.90%||2.99%||2.99%||44.78% |
Severity of Perineal pain when taking Dexamethasone ** :
How people recovered from Perineal pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Testis cancer (30 people, 38.46%)
- Muscle spasms (14 people, 17.95%)
- Multiple myeloma (14 people, 17.95%)
- Pain (14 people, 17.95%)
- Metastases to bone (11 people, 14.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (34 people, 43.59%)
- Aranesp (31 people, 39.74%)
- Cisplatin (31 people, 39.74%)
- Protonix (31 people, 39.74%)
- Etoposide (29 people, 37.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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