Review: could Hydrocortisone cause Dry mouth?
Summary: 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 Furosemide, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 13,599 people who have side effects while taking Hydrocortisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 55 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 13,794 Hydrocortisone users)
Dry mouth has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 30,856 Dry mouth patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 13,598 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrocortisone. Among them, 55 people (0.40%) have Dry Mouth.
Time on Hydrocortisone when people have Dry mouth * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dry mouth||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Dry mouth when taking Hydrocortisone * :
|Dry mouth||62.07%||37.93% |
Age of people who have Dry mouth when taking Hydrocortisone * :
|Dry mouth||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.75%||5.66%||73.58% |
Severity of Dry mouth when taking Hydrocortisone ** :
How people recovered from Dry mouth ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 34.55%)
- Depression (2 people, 3.64%)
- Colorectal cancer metastatic (2 people, 3.64%)
- Rash (2 people, 3.64%)
- Neuralgia (2 people, 3.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (24 people, 43.64%)
- Atenolol (22 people, 40.00%)
- Sucralfate (22 people, 40.00%)
- Omeprazole (21 people, 38.18%)
- Zometa (19 people, 34.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Lithium Carbonate for a 67-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development), Dry Mouth, Weight Gain, Sleepiness - During The Day (excess sleeping during day time)
- A study of side effects of Topiramate for a 43-year old woman with Migraine With Aura. The patient has Dizziness, Burning Sensation, Feeling Cold, Dry Mouth, Hyperthermia (body temperature greatly above normal), Hair Texture Abnormal, Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Fludrocortisone Acetate, Gabapentin, Lorazepam, Hydrocortisone, Norco, Duloxetine Hydrochloride, Metoprolol Succinate, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 43-year old woman with C4 Level, Addison's Disease, Pain, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, Tachycardia, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Lactation - Abnormal
- A study of drug interactions between Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Co-codamol for a 26-year old man with Neuropathic Pain. The patient has Dehydration, Dry Mouth, Stools - Bloody, Drowsiness
- A study of drug interactions between Byetta, Metformin, Lantus for a 58-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Thirst, Dry Mouth, Fruity Smell
Recent Hydrocortisone related drug comparison:
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