Could Diamox cause Pancreatitis - from FDA reports
Pancreatitis is found among people who take Diamox, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Coumadin, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 2,487 people who have side effects while taking Diamox from FDA. Among them, 30 have Pancreatitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Pancreatitis and more.
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Diamox has active ingredients of acetazolamide. It is often used in pseudotumor cerebri. (latest outcomes from Diamox 2,757 users)
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 36,329 Pancreatitis patients).
On Jan, 19, 2017
2,487 people reported to have side effects when taking Diamox.
Among them, 30 people (1.21%) have Pancreatitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Diamox *:
- female: 40 %
- male: 60 %
Age of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Diamox *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.7 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.7 %
- 40-49: 7.41 %
- 50-59: 14.81 %
- 60+: 70.37 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Trismus (18 people, 60.00%)
- Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 60.00%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (6 people, 20.00%)
- Supplementation Therapy (2 people, 6.67%)
- Fluid Retention (1 person, 3.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Omeprazole (22 people, 73.33%)
- Lisinopril (22 people, 73.33%)
- Coumadin (22 people, 73.33%)
- Prevacid (19 people, 63.33%)
- Lasix (19 people, 63.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Toothaches (18 people, 60.00%)
- Sinusitis (18 people, 60.00%)
- Renal Cyst (18 people, 60.00%)
- Osteoradionecrosis (18 people, 60.00%)
- Haemangioma (18 people, 60.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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