Review: could Santyl cause Bedsore?


Bedsore is reported only by a few people who take Santyl. We study 159 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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Bedsore has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, pain, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 5,925 Bedsore patients).

On Oct, 28, 2016

159 people reported to have side effects when taking Santyl.
Among them, 5 people (3.14%) have Bedsore

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Santyl cause Bedsore?

Gender of people who have Bedsore when taking Santyl *:

  • female: 60 %
  • male: 40 %

Age of people who have Bedsore when taking Santyl *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Weight Control (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Schizophrenia (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Depression (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Decubitus Ulcer (1 person, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Protonix (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Magnesium (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Levaquin (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Demerol (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Narcan (2 people, 40.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Sepsis (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Anaemia (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Abdominal Pain (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Haemorrhage (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Depression (2 people, 40.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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