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Review: could Forteo cause Tiredness?

Summary: Tiredness could be caused by Forteo, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Vitamin d, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 56,561 people who have side effects while taking Forteo from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,460 have Tiredness. Find out below who they are, when they have Tiredness and more.

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Forteo

Forteo (latest outcomes from 56,663 users) has active ingredients of teriparatide recombinant human. It is often used in osteoporosis.

Tiredness

Tiredness (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,536,549 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 8, 2014: 56,571 people reported to have side effects when taking Forteo. Among them, 3,460 people (6.12%) have Tiredness. They amount to 0.23% of all the 1,534,448 people who have Tiredness on eHealthMe.

Trend of Tiredness in Forteo reports

Time on Forteo when people have Tiredness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tiredness32.59%39.39%14.56%10.40%3.05%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Tiredness when taking Forteo * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tiredness0.00%0.00%0.00%0.08%0.31%2.81%12.28%84.53%

Severity of Tiredness when taking Forteo ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tiredness0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Tiredness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Tiredness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (3,460 people, 100.00%)
  2. Pain (446 people, 12.89%)
  3. Blood pressure (186 people, 5.38%)
  4. Thyroid disorder (154 people, 4.45%)
  5. Depression (137 people, 3.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vitamin d (1,399 people, 40.43%)
  2. Aspirin (1,047 people, 30.26%)
  3. Multi-vitamin (584 people, 16.88%)
  4. Calcium (526 people, 15.20%)
  5. Synthroid (517 people, 14.94%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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