Review: could Santyl cause Bedsore (Pressure ulcer)?
Summary: Bedsore is reported only by a few people who take Santyl. We study 163 people who have side effects while taking Santyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Bedsore. Find out below who they are, when they have Bedsore and more.
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Santyl has active ingredients of collagenase. It is often used in wound. (latest outcomes from 164 Santyl users)
Bedsore has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 4,106 Bedsore patients)
On May, 22, 2015: 163 people reported to have side effects when taking Santyl. Among them, 5 people (3.07%) have Bedsore.
Time on Santyl when people have Bedsore * :
Gender of people who have Bedsore when taking Santyl * :
Age of people who have Bedsore when taking Santyl * :
Severity of Bedsore when taking Santyl ** :
How people recovered from Bedsore ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (2 people, 40.00%)
- Atrial fibrillation (1 people, 20.00%)
- Decubitus ulcer (1 people, 20.00%)
- Depression (1 people, 20.00%)
- Weight control (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Protonix (3 people, 60.00%)
- Demerol (3 people, 60.00%)
- Levaquin (3 people, 60.00%)
- Magnesium (3 people, 60.00%)
- Prograf (2 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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