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Review: could Hydrocortisone cause Addiction - drug (Drug abuse and dependence)?

Summary: Addiction - drug is found among people who take Hydrocortisone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, also take medication Alprazolam, and have Pain. We study 13,600 people who have side effects while taking Hydrocortisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Addiction - drug. Find out below who they are, when they have Addiction - drug and more.

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Hydrocortisone

Hydrocortisone has active ingredients of hydrocortisone. It is often used in adrenal insufficiency. (latest outcomes from 13,795 Hydrocortisone users)

Addiction - drug

Addiction - drug has been reported by people with pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety, migraine. (latest reports from 19,964 Addiction - drug patients)

On May, 7, 2015: 13,599 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrocortisone. Among them, 20 people (0.15%) have Addiction - Drug.

Trend of Addiction - drug in Hydrocortisone reports

Time on Hydrocortisone when people have Addiction - drug * :

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Gender of people who have Addiction - drug when taking Hydrocortisone * :

FemaleMale
Addiction - drug68.42%31.58%

Age of people who have Addiction - drug when taking Hydrocortisone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Addiction - drug0.00%0.00%0.00%27.27%54.55%9.09%0.00%9.09%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (4 people, 20.00%)
  2. Extrapyramidal disorder (2 people, 10.00%)
  3. Anxiety (2 people, 10.00%)
  4. Salivary hypersecretion (2 people, 10.00%)
  5. Schizophrenia, paranoid type (2 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Alprazolam (6 people, 30.00%)
  2. Duragesic-100 (6 people, 30.00%)
  3. Gabapentin (6 people, 30.00%)
  4. Modafinil (6 people, 30.00%)
  5. Quetiapine fumarate (5 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • I was diagnosed with Graves' disease over 15 years ago and had thyroid removed. About 7+ years ago I began feeling just awful- couldn't stay awake was always chronically lethargic and bagan hurting literally all over. My life stopped. I slept sometimes 36 hrs only to then stay awake for a few hours. I gained 50+ pounds was terribly forgetful and seemed to have "no mood" at all. I was diagnosed with Addisons disease- wich along with my Graves' disease became Schmidts Syndome or poly endocrine immuno insufficiency Syndome type 2. I also have severe chronic back pain, osteoarthritis, and among others fibromyalgia.

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  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • Have had this pain since 1983,when had adrenal shutdown along with a thyroid storm. Had gallbladder out in 1991,thinking this was the cause of the pain, but it wasn't. Have had MRI, ultrasounds, xrays, they did find an enlarged bile duct and a cyst on the pancreas, the gastro called the bile duct "fat"

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  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • I have chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, GERD, IBS, Bipolar 2, PTSD. High levels of anxiety and depression, hypomanic states at times. Hospitalization has been required multiple times to alter drugs. Abuse and overuse of drugs, mixing drugs has been ongoing for 9 weeks. Detox program starting.

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