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Review: could Ketoconazole cause Sinus infection (Sinusitis)?

Summary: Sinus infection is found among people who take Ketoconazole, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Ativan, and have Trismus.

We study 2,533 people who have side effects while taking Ketoconazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 67 have Sinus infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Sinus infection and more.

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Ketoconazole

Ketoconazole has active ingredients of ketoconazole. It is often used in fungal infection. (latest outcomes from 2,673 Ketoconazole users)

Sinus infection

Sinus infection (inflammation of sinus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, psoriasis. (latest reports from 36,484 Sinus infection patients)

On Dec, 31, 2014: 2,533 people reported to have side effects when taking Ketoconazole. Among them, 67 people (2.65%) have Sinus Infection.

Trend of Sinus infection in Ketoconazole reports

Time on Ketoconazole when people have Sinus infection * :

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Age of people who have Sinus infection when taking Ketoconazole * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sinus infection1.69%3.39%1.69%1.69%22.03%6.78%13.56%49.15%

Severity of Sinus infection when taking Ketoconazole ** :

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How people recovered from Sinus infection ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Trismus (15 people, 22.39%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (15 people, 22.39%)
  3. Eczema (14 people, 20.90%)
  4. Hiv infection (4 people, 5.97%)
  5. Prostate cancer (2 people, 2.99%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ativan (29 people, 43.28%)
  2. Aspirin (29 people, 43.28%)
  3. Zometa (28 people, 41.79%)
  4. Lasix (27 people, 40.30%)
  5. Lipitor (26 people, 38.81%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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