Hydrocortisone and Depression - from FDA reports
Depression is found among people who take Hydrocortisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 16,420 people who have side effects while taking Hydrocortisone from FDA. Among them, 378 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Hydrocortisone has active ingredients of hydrocortisone. It is often used in addison's disease. (latest outcomes from Hydrocortisone 16,769 users)
Depression has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 365,256 Depression patients).
On Feb, 05, 2017
16,420 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrocortisone.
Among them, 378 people (2.3%) have Depression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Hydrocortisone when people have Depression *:
- < 1 month: 37.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 37.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.75 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.25 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Hydrocortisone *:
- female: 62.15 %
- male: 37.85 %
Age of people who have Depression when taking Hydrocortisone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.32 %
- 10-19: 4.76 %
- 20-29: 3.81 %
- 30-39: 18.1 %
- 40-49: 18.41 %
- 50-59: 25.08 %
- 60+: 29.52 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (33 people, 8.73%)
- High Blood Pressure (31 people, 8.20%)
- Multiple Myeloma (30 people, 7.94%)
- Stress And Anxiety (26 people, 6.88%)
- Eczema (18 people, 4.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (106 people, 28.04%)
- Neurontin (81 people, 21.43%)
- Prednisone (79 people, 20.90%)
- Aredia (76 people, 20.11%)
- Ambien (73 people, 19.31%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (179 people, 47.35%)
- Pain (143 people, 37.83%)
- Fatigue (141 people, 37.30%)
- Breathing Difficulty (114 people, 30.16%)
- Anaemia (111 people, 29.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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