Review: could Gentamicin Sulfate cause Jaundice?


Summary

Jaundice is reported only by a few people who take Gentamicin Sulfate. We study 1,535 people who have side effects while taking Gentamicin sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Jaundice. Find out below who they are, when they have Jaundice and more.

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Gentamicin Sulfate

Gentamicin sulfate has active ingredients of gentamicin sulfate. It is often used in endocarditis. (latest outcomes from Gentamicin sulfate 1,811 users)

Jaundice

Jaundice (a yellowish pigmentation of the skin, the conjunctival membranes) has been reported by people with stomatitis, hyperthyroidism, abdominal pain upper, hair loss, abdominal pain (latest reports from 20,295 Jaundice patients).

On Sep, 26, 2016

1,535 people reported to have side effects when taking Gentamicin Sulfate.
Among them, 5 people (0.33%) have Jaundice


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Gentamicin sulfate cause Jaundice?

Time on Gentamicin Sulfate when people have Jaundice *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Jaundice when taking Gentamicin Sulfate *:

  • female: 20 %
  • male: 80 %

Age of people who have Jaundice when taking Gentamicin Sulfate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 40 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 60 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Ascites (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Coagulopathy (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Cancer Pain (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Blood Magnesium Decreased (1 person, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Kanavit (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Heparin Sodium (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Gabapentin (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Contrast Media (1 person, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hyperbilirubinaemia (2 people, 40.00%)
  • General Physical Health Deterioration (2 people, 40.00%)
  • White Blood Cell Count Increased (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Blood Potassium Increased (1 person, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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