Dexamethasone and Perineal pain - from FDA reports
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. This review analyzes which people have Perineal pain with Dexamethasone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 65,053 people who have side effects when taking Dexamethasone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
65,053 people reported to have side effects when taking Dexamethasone.
Among them, 92 people (0.14%) have Perineal pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Dexamethasone when people have Perineal pain *:
- < 1 month: 75 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Perineal pain when taking Dexamethasone *:
- female: 40.66 %
- male: 59.34 %
Age of people who have Perineal pain when taking Dexamethasone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 4.17 %
- 10-19: 4.17 %
- 20-29: 22.22 %
- 30-39: 15.28 %
- 40-49: 5.56 %
- 50-59: 5.56 %
- 60+: 43.06 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Testis Cancer (25 people, 27.17%)
- Pain (15 people, 16.30%)
- Muscle Spasms (15 people, 16.30%)
- Metastases To Bone (15 people, 16.30%)
- Preventive Health Care (3 people, 3.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (44 people, 47.83%)
- Protonix (33 people, 35.87%)
- Aranesp (33 people, 35.87%)
- Valtrex (29 people, 31.52%)
- Levaquin (26 people, 28.26%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (45 people, 48.91%)
- Pain (41 people, 44.57%)
- Back Pain (41 people, 44.57%)
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 41.30%)
- Pain In Extremity (38 people, 41.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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