Could Fluconazole cause Depression - from FDA reports
Depression is found among people who take Fluconazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 22,451 people who have side effects while taking Fluconazole from FDA. Among them, 512 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Fluconazole has active ingredients of fluconazole. It is often used in vaginal yeast infection. (latest outcomes from Fluconazole 28,979 users)
Depression has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 364,690 Depression patients).
On Nov, 25, 2016
22,451 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluconazole.
Among them, 512 people (2.28%) have Depression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Fluconazole when people have Depression *:
- < 1 month: 48.94 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.02 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.26 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.13 %
- 2 - 5 years: 23.4 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.26 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Fluconazole *:
- female: 66.4 %
- male: 33.6 %
Age of people who have Depression when taking Fluconazole *:
- 0-1: 0.74 %
- 2-9: 2.48 %
- 10-19: 3.96 %
- 20-29: 11.14 %
- 30-39: 11.14 %
- 40-49: 15.84 %
- 50-59: 23.51 %
- 60+: 31.19 %
Severity of Depression **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 0.0 %
- severe: 100 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (73 people, 14.26%)
- Multiple Myeloma (64 people, 12.50%)
- Stress And Anxiety (41 people, 8.01%)
- Metastases To Bone (39 people, 7.62%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (39 people, 7.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (168 people, 32.81%)
- Dexamethasone (130 people, 25.39%)
- Cephalexin (127 people, 24.80%)
- Prednisone (122 people, 23.83%)
- Oxycontin (122 people, 23.83%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (308 people, 60.16%)
- Pain (262 people, 51.17%)
- Injury (178 people, 34.77%)
- Back Pain (165 people, 32.23%)
- Fall (158 people, 30.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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