Hydrocortisone and Dry mouth - from FDA reports
Dry mouth 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 Atenolol, and have Osteoporosis . We study 16,420 people who have side effects while taking Hydrocortisone from FDA. Among them, 67 have Dry mouth. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry mouth 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)
Dry mouth has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 47,929 Dry mouth patients).
On Feb, 05, 2017
16,420 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrocortisone.
Among them, 67 people (0.41%) have Dry Mouth
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Hydrocortisone when people have Dry Mouth *:
- < 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 Dry Mouth when taking Hydrocortisone *:
- female: 59.09 %
- male: 40.91 %
Age of people who have Dry Mouth when taking Hydrocortisone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.67 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 18.33 %
- 50-59: 8.33 %
- 60+: 71.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (21 people, 31.34%)
- Rashes (3 people, 4.48%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (3 people, 4.48%)
- Depression (3 people, 4.48%)
- Convulsion (2 people, 2.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (23 people, 34.33%)
- Atenolol (23 people, 34.33%)
- Omeprazole (22 people, 32.84%)
- Zometa (21 people, 31.34%)
- Sucralfate (21 people, 31.34%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (27 people, 40.30%)
- Fall (26 people, 38.81%)
- Pain (25 people, 37.31%)
- Road Traffic Accident (22 people, 32.84%)
- Dry Eyes (22 people, 32.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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