Review: could Iron dextran cause Anaphylactic shock (Anaphylaxis)?
Summary: Anaphylactic shock is found among people who take Iron dextran, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Azathioprine, and have Anaemia.
We study 620 people who have side effects while taking Iron dextran from FDA and social media. Among them, 33 have Anaphylactic shock. Find out below who they are, when they have Anaphylactic shock and more.
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Iron dextran has active ingredients of iron dextran. It is often used in anemia. (latest outcomes from 705 Iron dextran users)
Anaphylactic shock (severe and rapid and sometimes fatal hypersensitivity reaction to a substance) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, asthma, high blood pressure, premedication, pain. (latest reports from 28,870 Anaphylactic shock patients)
On Apr, 23, 2015: 620 people reported to have side effects when taking Iron dextran. Among them, 33 people (5.32%) have Anaphylactic Shock.
Time on Iron dextran when people have Anaphylactic shock * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Anaphylactic shock||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Anaphylactic shock when taking Iron dextran * :
|Anaphylactic shock||37.50%||62.50% |
Age of people who have Anaphylactic shock when taking Iron dextran * :
|Anaphylactic shock||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.34%||3.45%||17.24%||68.97% |
Severity of Anaphylactic shock when taking Iron dextran ** :
How people recovered from Anaphylactic shock ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anaemia (11 people, 33.33%)
- Iron deficiency anaemia (4 people, 12.12%)
- Sinusitis (2 people, 6.06%)
- Crohn's disease (2 people, 6.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Azathioprine (2 people, 6.06%)
- Temazepam (2 people, 6.06%)
- Ranitidine (2 people, 6.06%)
- Paracetamol (2 people, 6.06%)
- Ergocalciferol (2 people, 6.06%)
* 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 Allegra for a 49-year old woman with Allergies. The patient has Anaphylactic Shock
- A study of drug interactions between Cranberry, Iron Dextran, Tramadol, Topamax, Modafinil, Cymbalta for a 32-year old woman with Loss Of Bladder Control, Anaemia, Fibromyalgia, Migraine With Aura, Fatigue - Chronic. The patient has Loss Of Bladder Sensation, Loss Of Libido, Skin Disorder
- A study of drug interactions between Iron Dextran, Vitamin D, Gabapentin, Pantoprazole for a 37-year old woman with Iron Deficiency Anemia, Vitamin D Decreased, Fibromyalgia, Heartburn - Chronic. The patient has Myalgia
- A study of side effects of Advil for a 54-year old woman with Headache. The patient has Anaphylactic Shock
- A study of side effects of Tranexamic Acid for a 51-year old woman with Bleeding. The patient has Anaphylactic Reaction
Recent Iron dextran related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Iron Dextran, Alimta for a 62-year old man who has Cancer
- Comparions of Iron Dextran (Sanofi Aventis Us) - EQ 50MG IRON/ML, Betaseron (Bayer Healthcare Pharms) - 0.3 MG for a 43-year old woman who has Relapsing-remitting Multiple Sclerosis
- Comparions of Iron Dextran (Sanofi Aventis Us) - EQ 50MG IRON/ML, Alprazolam (Alphapharm) - 0.25MG, Metoprolol Tartrate (Mutual Pharm) - 50MG, Lisinopril (Par Pharm) - 10MG, Tikosyn for a 66-year old man who has Arrythmia, High Blood Pressure, Anemia, Tinnitus
- Comparions of Infed, Venofer for a 45-year old woman who has Anemia
- Comparions of Mirena (Bayer Hlthcare) - 52MG, Iron Dextran for a 24-year old woman who has Contraception
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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