Melatonin and Cushing's syndrome - from FDA reports


Cushing's syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Melatonin. We study 8,226 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Cushing's syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Cushing's syndrome and more.

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Cushing's Syndrome

Cushing's syndrome (obesity, a rounded face, increased fat) has been reported by people with hiv infection, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, psoriasis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 2,573 Cushing's syndrome patients).

On Feb, 07, 2017

8,226 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Cushing's Syndrome

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Melatonin cause Cushing's syndrome?

Gender of people who have Cushing's Syndrome when taking Melatonin *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Cushing's Syndrome when taking Melatonin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 50 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Immunodeficiency Disorders (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Graft Versus Host Disease (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Fungal Infection (2 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tacrolimus (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Budesonide (2 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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