Dexamethasone and Urinary tract infection - from FDA reports
Urinary tract infection is found among people who take Dexamethasone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Urinary tract infection with Dexamethasone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 65,052 people who have side effects when taking Dexamethasone from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 25, 2017
65,052 people reported to have side effects when taking Dexamethasone.
Among them, 1,217 people (1.87%) have Urinary Tract Infection
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Dexamethasone when people have Urinary Tract Infection *:
- < 1 month: 56.22 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.51 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.41 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.7 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.16 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Urinary Tract Infection when taking Dexamethasone *:
- female: 61.79 %
- male: 38.21 %
Age of people who have Urinary Tract Infection when taking Dexamethasone *:
- 0-1: 0.65 %
- 2-9: 0.93 %
- 10-19: 0.47 %
- 20-29: 0.75 %
- 30-39: 1.03 %
- 40-49: 13.26 %
- 50-59: 22.5 %
- 60+: 60.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (454 people, 37.30%)
- Metastases To Bone (108 people, 8.87%)
- Breast Cancer (98 people, 8.05%)
- Pain (97 people, 7.97%)
- Preventive Health Care (77 people, 6.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (463 people, 38.04%)
- Aredia (308 people, 25.31%)
- Revlimid (292 people, 23.99%)
- Velcade (223 people, 18.32%)
- Aspirin (220 people, 18.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (443 people, 36.40%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (399 people, 32.79%)
- Stress And Anxiety (379 people, 31.14%)
- Weakness (378 people, 31.06%)
- Anaemia (369 people, 30.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Hello guys, My name is favour i'm 39 male I have been using dexamethasone(tablets) with Cyproheptadine(caplet), i was too skinny and i needed to add up some flesh and based on a friend's advice i started taking one caplet of Cyproheptadine daily and 1mg of dexacortin(dexamethasone) , in no ...
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