Review: could Melatonin cause Cushing's syndrome?
Summary: Cushing's syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Melatonin.
We study 2,225 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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Melatonin has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 2,685 Melatonin users)
Cushing's syndrome (obesity, a rounded face, increased fat) has been reported by people with hiv infection, asthma, psoriasis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 1,386 Cushing's syndrome patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 2,225 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 2 people (0.09%) have Cushing's Syndrome.
Time on Melatonin when people have Cushing's syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Cushing's syndrome when taking Melatonin * :
|Cushing's syndrome||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Cushing's syndrome when taking Melatonin * :
|Cushing's syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Cushing's syndrome when taking Melatonin ** :
How people recovered from Cushing's syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Graft versus host disease (2 people, 100.00%)
- Immunosuppression (2 people, 100.00%)
- Fungal infection (2 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Budesonide (2 people, 100.00%)
- Prednisone tab (2 people, 100.00%)
- Azoles (2 people, 100.00%)
- Alemtuzumab (2 people, 100.00%)
- Tacrolimus (2 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Prednisone Intensol for a 47-year old woman with Cushing's Syndrome. The patient has Cushing's Syndrome (obesity, a rounded face, increased fat)
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Levothyroxine Sodium, Metoprolol Tartrate And Hydrochlorothiazide, Celexa for a 61-year old woman with Sleep Aid, Thyroid Disorder, High Arch, Depression. The patient has Droopy Eye
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Sertraline, Promethazine, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Tri-sprintec, Vyvanse, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride for a 25-year old woman with Sleep Disorder, Depression, Nausea, Acne And Teenagers, Adhd, Muscle Spasms. The patient has Insomnia, Nausea, Fatigue - Chronic, Neck Pain, Back Pain, Abdominal Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Viibryd for a 33-year old woman with Sleep Disorder, Depression. The patient has Night Sweats
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Prazosin Hydrochloride, Magnesium Sulfate, Magnesium Citrate, Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Mirtazapine, Remeron, Remeron Soltab, Tryptophan for a 35-year old man with Sleep Lack Of (ptsd), In Conjunction With Remeron/mirtazapine To Block/prevent Nightmares, Lack Of Strength, Balance Disorder, Living Will, Depression. The patient has Spasms Of The Hands Or Feet, Weight Gain, Anxiety Disorder, Agitation, Vulnerable To Suggestion, Piss/crap Self, Abdominal Pain Lower, Hyperactive Sight, Smell And Sound Sensory, Slow Response To Stimuli, Blurred Vision, Black Outs/time Loss, Dizziness, Fainting, Pulmonary Embolism, Pulmonary Hypertension, Nightmares, Depression, Depression Suicidal, Suicidal Ideation, Poisoning
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