Review: could Forteo cause Dental necrosis?
We study 56,569 people who have side effects while taking Forteo from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Dental necrosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Dental necrosis and more.
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Forteo (latest outcomes from 56,671 users) has active ingredients of teriparatide recombinant human. It is often used in osteoporosis.
Dental necrosis (tissue inside a tooth dies) (latest reports from 1,912 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, pain, metastases to bone, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 20, 2014: 56,569 people reported to have side effects when taking Forteo. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Dental Necrosis. They amount to 0.16% of all the 1,912 people who have Dental Necrosis on eHealthMe.
Time on Forteo when people have Dental necrosis * :
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Age of people who have Dental necrosis when taking Forteo * :
|Dental necrosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Dental necrosis when taking Forteo ** :
How people recovered from Dental necrosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 66.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Morphine sulfate (2 people, 66.67%)
- Insulatard nph human (2 people, 66.67%)
- Potassium chloride (2 people, 66.67%)
- Lorazepam (2 people, 66.67%)
- Hydrocortisone (2 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I recently stopped taking my daily Forteo daily injection 4 days ago after being on it for 2 years. Recently I started experiencing memory loss for activities that had occurred in the last 24-48 hours. I realized this after reading detailed emails that I sent, which I don't recall writing. I have contacted my physician.
From this study (2 months ago):
Dry eyes condition started after approximately 10 months on Forteo. Not sure if it's related.
From this study (4 months ago):
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