Review: could Progesterone cause Dry mouth?
Summary: Dry mouth is found among people who take Progesterone, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Estrace, and have Osteopenia.
We study 4,311 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 has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from 4,493 Progesterone users)
Dry mouth has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 30,856 Dry mouth patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 4,310 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 61 people (1.42%) have Dry Mouth.
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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- A study of side effects of Topiramate for a 43-year old woman with Migraine With Aura. The patient has Dizziness, Burning Sensation, Feeling Cold, Dry Mouth, Hyperthermia (body temperature greatly above normal), Hair Texture Abnormal, Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Co-codamol for a 26-year old man with Neuropathic Pain. The patient has Dehydration, Dry Mouth, Stools - Bloody, Drowsiness
- A study of drug interactions between Byetta, Metformin, Lantus for a 58-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Thirst, Dry Mouth, Fruity Smell
- A study of drug interactions between Norvasc, Progesterone, Synthroid, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Vytorin for a 48-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Menopuasal, Thyroid Disorder, High Choloesterol.
Recent Progesterone related drug comparison:
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