Review: could Questran cause Neuropathy peripheral?
Summary: Neuropathy peripheral is found among people who take Questran, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take medication Chemotherapeutics nos, and have Neoplasm malignant.
We study 1,926 people who have side effects while taking Questran from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Neuropathy peripheral. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy peripheral and more.
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Questran has active ingredients of cholestyramine. It is often used in diarrhea. (latest outcomes from 1,958 Questran users)
Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 27,673 Neuropathy peripheral patients)
On Jan, 25, 2015: 1,926 people reported to have side effects when taking Questran. Among them, 38 people (1.97%) have Neuropathy Peripheral.
Time on Questran when people have Neuropathy peripheral * :
Gender of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Questran * :
|Neuropathy peripheral||73.68%||26.32% |
Age of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Questran * :
|Neuropathy peripheral||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.57%||25.71%||57.14%||8.57% |
Severity of Neuropathy peripheral when taking Questran ** :
How people recovered from Neuropathy peripheral ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neoplasm malignant (15 people, 39.47%)
- Type 1 diabetes mellitus (12 people, 31.58%)
- Osteoporosis (9 people, 23.68%)
- Behcet's syndrome (9 people, 23.68%)
- Crohn's disease (4 people, 10.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chemotherapeutics nos (24 people, 63.16%)
- Vicodin (21 people, 55.26%)
- Fluconazole (19 people, 50.00%)
- Avelox (18 people, 47.37%)
- Keflex (18 people, 47.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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