Review: could Hydroxyurea cause Fatigue?
Summary: Fatigue is found among people who take Hydroxyurea, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Folic acid, and have High blood pressure.
We study 3,287 people who have side effects while taking Hydroxyurea from FDA and social media. Among them, 195 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.
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Hydroxyurea has active ingredients of hydroxyurea. It is often used in polycythemia vera. (latest outcomes from 3,377 Hydroxyurea users)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 201,009 Fatigue patients)
On Apr, 13, 2015: 3,287 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydroxyurea. Among them, 195 people (5.93%) have Fatigue.
Time on Hydroxyurea when people have Fatigue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Hydroxyurea * :
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Hydroxyurea * :
Severity of Fatigue when taking Hydroxyurea ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (44 people, 22.56%)
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (31 people, 15.90%)
- Pain (21 people, 10.77%)
- Depression (17 people, 8.72%)
- Pain management (16 people, 8.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (45 people, 23.08%)
- Acetaminophen (31 people, 15.90%)
- Norvasc (27 people, 13.85%)
- Aspirin (27 people, 13.85%)
- Protonix (27 people, 13.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Subutex for a 29-year old man with Dependence. The patient has Fatigue
- A study of drug interactions between Amlodipine, Perindopril Erbumine for a 66-year old man with Fatigue. The patient has Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness
- A study of side effects of Fragmin for a 59-year old man with Prostatectomy. The patient has Fatigue
- A study of drug interactions between Penicillin-vk, Phentermine, Mirena for a 36-year old woman with Antibiotic Level, Weight Loss, Birth Control. The patient has Muscle Weakness, Low Platelet Count, Sinus Infection, Aches - Leg, Fatigue
- A study of side effects of Clozapine for a 31-year old woman with Psychosis. The patient has Fatigue
Recent Hydroxyurea related drug comparison:
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