Review: could Nystatin cause Nasal Polyps?


Nasal polyps is reported only by a few people who take Nystatin. We study 9,870 people who have side effects while taking Nystatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Nasal polyps. Find out below who they are, when they have Nasal polyps and more.

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Nystatin has active ingredients of nystatin. It is often used in thrush. (latest outcomes from Nystatin 13,452 users)

Nasal Polyps

Nasal polyps (masses that develop in the lining of the nose) has been reported by people with asthma, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia (latest reports from 1,231 Nasal polyps patients).

On Oct, 25, 2016

9,870 people reported to have side effects when taking Nystatin.
Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Nasal Polyps

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Nystatin cause Nasal polyps?

Gender of people who have Nasal Polyps when taking Nystatin *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Nasal Polyps when taking Nystatin *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Asthma (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Acne (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Serevent (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Lisinopril (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Diazepam (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Chlorphenamine (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Amitriptline Hydrochloride Tab (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Upper-Airway Cough Syndrome (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Epistaxis (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Epilepsy (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Drug Ineffective (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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