Review: could Hydrocortisone cause Addiction - drug?
We study 13,587 people who have side effects while taking Hydrocortisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Addiction - drug. Find out below who they are, when they have Addiction - drug and more.
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Hydrocortisone (latest outcomes from 13,780 users) has active ingredients of hydrocortisone. It is often used in adrenal insufficiency.
Addiction - drug
Addiction - drug (latest reports from 78,619 patients) has been reported by people with pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety, migraine.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 13,587 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrocortisone. Among them, 20 people (0.15%) have Addiction - Drug. They amount to 0.03% of all the 79,496 people who have Addiction - Drug on eHealthMe.
Time on Hydrocortisone when people have Addiction - drug * :
Gender of people who have Addiction - drug when taking Hydrocortisone * :
|Addiction - drug||68.42%||31.58% |
Age of people who have Addiction - drug when taking Hydrocortisone * :
|Addiction - drug||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||27.27%||54.55%||9.09%||0.00%||9.09% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (4 people, 20.00%)
- Extrapyramidal disorder (2 people, 10.00%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 10.00%)
- Salivary hypersecretion (2 people, 10.00%)
- Schizophrenia, paranoid type (2 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Alprazolam (6 people, 30.00%)
- Duragesic-100 (6 people, 30.00%)
- Gabapentin (6 people, 30.00%)
- Modafinil (6 people, 30.00%)
- Quetiapine fumarate (5 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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