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. This review analyzes which people have Dry mouth with Hydrocortisone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,427 people who have side effects when taking Hydrocortisone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 24, 2017
16,427 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%)
- Hypersensitivity (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.
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