Sinemet and Dental caries - from FDA reports


Dental caries is found among people who take Sinemet, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Dental caries with Sinemet. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,043 people who have side effects when taking Sinemet from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 04, 2017

14,043 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet.
Among them, 59 people (0.42%) have Dental caries

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sinemet cause Dental caries?

Gender of people who have Dental caries when taking Sinemet *:

  • female: 69.49 %
  • male: 30.51 %

Age of people who have Dental caries when taking Sinemet *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 22.22 %
  • 50-59: 1.85 %
  • 60+: 75.93 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (21 people, 35.59%)
  • Metastases To Bone (21 people, 35.59%)
  • Chemotherapy (21 people, 35.59%)
  • Breast Cancer (21 people, 35.59%)
  • Osteopenia (18 people, 30.51%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (36 people, 61.02%)
  • Taxotere (35 people, 59.32%)
  • Herceptin (34 people, 57.63%)
  • Cytoxan (33 people, 55.93%)
  • Tamoxifen Citrate (26 people, 44.07%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Tooth Extraction (39 people, 66.10%)
  • Tooth Disorder (38 people, 64.41%)
  • Swelling (36 people, 61.02%)
  • Pain (36 people, 61.02%)
  • Bone Disorder (36 people, 61.02%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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