Review: could Isoniazid cause Hepatotoxicity?
Summary: Hepatotoxicity is found among people who take Isoniazid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Rifampicin, and have Tuberculosis.
We study 7,418 people who have side effects while taking Isoniazid from FDA and social media. Among them, 120 have Hepatotoxicity. Find out below who they are, when they have Hepatotoxicity and more.
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Isoniazid has active ingredients of isoniazid. It is often used in tuberculosis. (latest outcomes from 7,571 Isoniazid users)
Hepatotoxicity (chemical-driven liver damage) has been reported by people with hiv infection, pain, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 7,111 Hepatotoxicity patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 7,418 people reported to have side effects when taking Isoniazid. Among them, 120 people (1.62%) have Hepatotoxicity.
Time on Isoniazid when people have Hepatotoxicity * :
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Gender of people who have Hepatotoxicity when taking Isoniazid * :
Age of people who have Hepatotoxicity when taking Isoniazid * :
Severity of Hepatotoxicity when taking Isoniazid ** :
How people recovered from Hepatotoxicity ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Tuberculosis (43 people, 35.83%)
- Hiv infection (31 people, 25.83%)
- Prophylaxis (15 people, 12.50%)
- Pulmonary tuberculosis (10 people, 8.33%)
- Renal transplant (6 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Rifampicin (56 people, 46.67%)
- Pyrazinamide (55 people, 45.83%)
- Ethambutol hydrochloride (33 people, 27.50%)
- Rifampin (24 people, 20.00%)
- Cotrim (16 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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