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 adrenal insufficiency. (latest outcomes from 13,795 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 30,860 Dry mouth patients)
On Apr, 2, 2015: 13,599 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin B1, Levothyroxine Sodium, Florinef, Hydrocortisone for a 50-year old woman with Menopause, Hypothyroidism, Addison's Disease.
- A study of side effects of Azathioprine for a 23-year old woman with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Dermatitis Atopic, Nausea, Dry Mouth
- A study of drug interactions between Atelvia, Remicade, Bupropion Hydrochloride, Cyanocobalamin, Synthroid, Escitalopram, Meclizine, Potassium Chloride, Sulfadiazine, Folic Acid, Omeprazole, Plaquenil, Prednisone, Methotrexate for a 71-year old woman with Osteonecrosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Hot Flashes, Vitamin B12 Deficiency, Low Thyroid, Anxiety, Vertigo. The patient has Hair Loss, Tmj Disorders, Dry Mouth
- A study of drug interactions between Adderall 20, Zoloft for a 25-year old woman with ADD, Depression Suicidal. The patient has Insomnia, Hyperglycaemia, Dry Mouth, Memory Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin B12, Ferrous Citrate Fe 59, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride for a 22-year old woman with Anemia, Anaemia, Depression. The patient has Mettalic Taste In Mouth, Dry Mouth
Recent Hydrocortisone related drug comparison:
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