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Review: could Fexofenadine cause Illicit drug abuse?

We study 1,439 people who have side effects while taking Fexofenadine from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Illicit drug abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Illicit drug abuse and more.

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Fexofenadine hydrochloride

Fexofenadine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 1,800 users) has active ingredients of fexofenadine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.

Illicit drug abuse

Illicit drug abuse (latest reports from 45,291 patients) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, acupuncture and pain, depression, back pain.

On Apr, 6, 2014: 1,404 people reported to have side effects when taking Fexofenadine hydrochloride. Among them, 3 people (0.21%) have Illicit Drug Abuse. They amount to 0.01% of all the 45,224 people who have Illicit Drug Abuse on eHealthMe.

Trend of Illicit drug abuse in Fexofenadine hydrochloride reports

Time on Fexofenadine hydrochloride when people have Illicit drug abuse * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Illicit drug abuse when taking Fexofenadine hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Illicit drug abuse0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Illicit drug abuse when taking Fexofenadine hydrochloride * :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Metastases to prostate (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Prostate cancer metastatic (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Sildenafil citrate (2 people, 66.67%)
  2. Simvastatin (2 people, 66.67%)
  3. Gatifloxacin (2 people, 66.67%)
  4. Prednisone (2 people, 66.67%)
  5. Zantac (2 people, 66.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • My WBC count was 15.6 last week before taking Valtrex, now after finding many cherry angiomas since starting the Valtrex I was taken off the medicine and had more blood tests run. Now my WBC count is 16.1 after being on the medicine for almost a week.

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  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • I have been struggling with sinusitis for almost 2 years now and they can't stop the dripping my nose from running,down throat to chest, lots of plegm, and have been congested for over a year and half. Since then, have tried me on every sort of antihistimine, Loradine, Zyrtec, Certirizine, and fluticasone spray, which didn't stop running/congestion. Been to ER three times to get on antibiotics since also caused gum disease/gingivitis per Periodontus who states it's underlying medical not dental. Also started taking regular OTC sudafed for congestion, and occasional cough/congestion. Now allergist says my IgG Immoglobins are high and was told that since I have constant bacterial infections. Allergist believes running nose/congestion is from a fungus infection or vasomotor rhinitis and need culture. Am waiting to see ENT. Prior to this last 2 years, my sinus was always controlled and maybe every year to two years, an infection occurred and antibiotics quickly got rid of it, but not this time. I read infections could also cause liver enzymes to rise to and my past blood tests in 2008 shows only had a mild increase in SGPT ALT only. Prior use, I used pain pills, vicodin/codeine/darvocet/, but stay away from then now due to liver enzymes in ALT rising, and only use motrin, sleeping med., cymbalta and occasional fioricet. Had gall bladder infected and removed, and tests show fatty liver and slight kidney lesion, but not enough for them to do anything.

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    help on Apr, 9, 2014:

    F, 48, fibromylagia, chronic sinusitis, repeated infections, which believe long-term pain meds cause elevated liver enzymes, went off most, and now because of constant trying of allergy meds, and can't stop running nose, long term infections of bacteria and possibly fungus, so not sure what is causing elevated enzymes.

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Been taking Vasotec since Dec 2013. !st noticed tongue burning after eating salty foods like popcorn and crackers. I stopped eating those foods. Now in March tongue is burning all the time even not eating salty foods.
    I took Accupril for 20 years with no problems but the VA does not carry Accupril so they put me on Vasotec and I think it may be causing the burning tongue.

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