Review: could Fentanyl cause Postoperative fever?
We study 14,062 people who have side effects while taking Fentanyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Postoperative fever. Find out below who they are, when they have Postoperative fever and more.
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Fentanyl (latest outcomes from 14,391 users) has active ingredients of fentanyl citrate. It is often used in pain.
Postoperative fever (latest reports from 1,623 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure.
On Sep, 2, 2014: 14,062 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl. Among them, 4 people (0.03%) have Postoperative Fever. They amount to 0.25% of all the 1,623 people who have Postoperative Fever on eHealthMe.
Time on Fentanyl when people have Postoperative fever * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Postoperative fever||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Postoperative fever when taking Fentanyl * :
|Postoperative fever||25.00%||75.00% |
Age of people who have Postoperative fever when taking Fentanyl * :
|Postoperative fever||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||75.00% |
Severity of Postoperative fever when taking Fentanyl ** :
How people recovered from Postoperative fever ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Famotidine (3 people, 75.00%)
- Fentanyl citrate (3 people, 75.00%)
- Carbocain (2 people, 50.00%)
- Ephedrin (2 people, 50.00%)
- Methoxamine hydrochloride (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I had been taking nasonex for about 16 months on and off when the insurance wouldn't approve it any longer....then I was able to get approval after 2 months of being off of it. (filled scrip in dec 2013) I used it everyday. I was not taking anything else except ibuprofen on and off when needed. I continued to get sicker. I had headaches, eye pain, ear pain, sore throats and a swishing sound like a heart beat. It went on to cause short term memory loss and confusion. I was diagnosed with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension with papilledema. I found 2 articles that talked about steroidal usage as a cause for IIH with paps. I looked up Nasonex and found it was a steroidal spray. I stopped taking it on June 19, 2014 and for the last 3 days I have had no double vision, and no swishing in my ears.....I am hoping the rest of the symptoms will subside with time. I strongly suggest anyone taking this medication to do so with the ut most caution.
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