Review: could Progesterone cause Dry mouth?
We study 4,276 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 61 have Dry mouth. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry mouth and more.
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Progesterone (latest outcomes from 4,458 users) has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause.
Dry mouth (latest reports from 199,368 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 4,276 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 61 people (1.43%) have Dry Mouth. They amount to 0.03% of all the 199,265 people who have Dry Mouth on eHealthMe.
Time on Progesterone when people have Dry mouth * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dry mouth||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Dry mouth when taking Progesterone * :
|Dry mouth||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.75%||15.79%||57.89%||24.56% |
Severity of Dry mouth when taking Progesterone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Dry mouth||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Dry mouth ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Dry mouth||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteopenia (10 people, 16.39%)
- Depression (7 people, 11.48%)
- Hot flush (5 people, 8.20%)
- Convulsion (3 people, 4.92%)
- Menopausal symptoms (3 people, 4.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Estrace (16 people, 26.23%)
- Premarin (14 people, 22.95%)
- Fosamax (13 people, 21.31%)
- Vioxx (11 people, 18.03%)
- Femhrt (10 people, 16.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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