Saw palmetto and Decadron drug interactions - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Saw palmetto and Decadron. Common interactions include blood creatine phosphokinase increased among females and nausea among males.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes what interactions people who take Saw palmetto and Decadron have. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 53 people who take Saw palmetto and Decadron from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

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On Sep, 28, 2022

53 people who take Saw palmetto and Decadron together, and have interactions are studied.


What is Saw palmetto?

Saw palmetto has active ingredients of saw palmetto. It is often used in prostate examination abnormal. eHealthMe is studying from 3,374 Saw palmetto users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Decadron?

Decadron has active ingredients of dexamethasone. It is often used in multiple myeloma. eHealthMe is studying from 45,089 Decadron users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

Number of Saw palmetto and Decadron reports submitted per year:

Saw palmetto and Decadron drug interactions.

Common Saw Palmetto and Decadron drug interactions by gender *:

female:

  1. Blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  2. Blood glucose increased
  3. Chest pain
  4. Dyslipidaemia
  5. Fatigue
  6. Myalgia
  7. Renal failure

male:

  1. Nausea
  2. Dyspnoea
  3. Head injury
  4. Neuropathy peripheral
  5. Right ventricular failure
  6. Vomiting
  7. Weight increased
  8. Hypoaesthesia
  9. Oedema peripheral
  10. Septic shock

Common Saw Palmetto and Decadron drug interactions by age *:

0-1:

n/a

2-9:

n/a

10-19:

n/a

20-29:

n/a

30-39:

n/a

40-49:

  1. Injury
  2. Nausea
  3. Neuropathy peripheral
  4. Oral herpes
  5. Osteopenia
  6. Osteoporosis
  7. Pain
  8. Poor dental condition
  9. Rash
  10. Road traffic accident

50-59:

n/a

60+:

  1. Dyspnoea
  2. Pneumonia
  3. Hypoaesthesia
  4. Nausea
  5. Oedema peripheral
  6. Septic shock
  7. Streptococcal sepsis
  8. Syncope
  9. Haemorrhage
  10. Diarrhoea

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Pulmonary Hypertension (increase in blood pressure in the lung artery): 9 people, 16.98%
  2. Pathological Fracture (broken bone caused by disease): 7 people, 13.21%
  3. Bone Erosion: 7 people, 13.21%
  4. Aseptic Necrosis (the death of bone tissue due to a lack of blood supply): 7 people, 13.21%
  5. Pain: 5 people, 9.43%
  6. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 5.66%
  7. Eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with itching and bleeding blisters): 3 people, 5.66%
  8. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 3 people, 5.66%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Saw palmetto and Decadron?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.



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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on saw palmetto and dexamethasone (the active ingredients of Saw palmetto and Decadron, respectively), and Saw palmetto and Decadron (the brand names). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study. Patients in the study may take other drugs besides Saw palmetto and Decadron.

Who is eHealthMe?

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