Review: could Tylenol cause Pancreatitis?
Summary: Pancreatitis is found among people who take Tylenol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Byetta, and have Pain. We study 53,064 people who have side effects while taking Tylenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 464 have Pancreatitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Pancreatitis and more.
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Tylenol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 55,645 Tylenol users)
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, diabetes, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder. (latest reports from 31,822 Pancreatitis patients)
On May, 2, 2015: 53,063 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 464 people (0.87%) have Pancreatitis.
Time on Tylenol when people have Pancreatitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Tylenol * :
Age of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Tylenol * :
Severity of Pancreatitis when taking Tylenol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Pancreatitis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (78 people, 16.81%)
- Depression (46 people, 9.91%)
- Diabetes mellitus (45 people, 9.70%)
- Hypertension (32 people, 6.90%)
- Insomnia (27 people, 5.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Byetta (89 people, 19.18%)
- Aspirin (72 people, 15.52%)
- Seroquel (70 people, 15.09%)
- Lasix (63 people, 13.58%)
- Protonix (58 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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