A study for a 63 year old man who takes Diprosone - from FDA reports


244 males aged 63 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 63 year old male patient who has Arthritis - Osteoarthritis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 19, 2018

244 males aged 63 (±5) who take Diprosone are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Diprosone for a 63-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 63
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Arthritis - Osteoarthritis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Diprosone (betamethasone dipropionate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Tremors: 4 (1.64% of males aged 63 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Diarrhea: 1 (0.41% of males aged 63 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Sweating - Excessive: 0 (0% of males aged 63 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Nausea(feeling of having an urge to vomit): 4 (1.64% of males aged 63 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with itching and bleeding blisters)
  2. Weakness
  3. Dry mouth
  4. Anorexia (eating disorder characterized by immoderate food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight)
  5. Rosacea (a skin condition that causes facial redness)
  6. Stress and anxiety
  7. Leukocytoclastic vasculitis (inflammation of small blood vessels (usually post-capillary venules in the dermis), characterized by palpable purpura)
  8. Drug toxicity
  9. Pain
  10. Itching
1 - 6 months:
  1. Multi-organ failure (multisystem organ failure)
  2. General physical health deterioration (weak health status)
  3. Acute kidney failure
  4. Electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  5. Pericarditis (inflammation of the pericardium)
  6. Lip swelling
  7. Drug eruption (adverse drug reaction of the skin)
  8. Swelling face
6 - 12 months:
  1. Deep venous thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  2. Leukocytoclastic vasculitis (inflammation of small blood vessels (usually post-capillary venules in the dermis), characterized by palpable purpura)
  3. General physical health deterioration (weak health status)
  4. Emotional disorder
1 - 2 years:
  1. Amyotrophy (muscular wasting or atrophy)
  2. Allergic granulomatous angiitis (allergic inflammation of a blood vessel or lymph duct)
2 - 5 years:
n/a
5 - 10 years:
n/a
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Melaena (the passage of black, tarry stools)
  2. Lymphopenia (an abnormally low level of lymphocytes in the blood)
  3. Haemoglobin decreased
  4. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  5. Hypocalcaemia (levels of calcium in blood serum are abnormally low)
  6. Weight decreased
  7. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  8. Hypokalemia (low potassium)
  9. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  10. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin): 30 people, 12.30%
  2. High Blood Pressure : 28 people, 11.48%
  3. Rashes (redness): 22 people, 9.02%
  4. Pain : 18 people, 7.38%
  5. High Blood Cholesterol : 16 people, 6.56%
  6. Itching : 15 people, 6.15%
  7. Stress And Anxiety : 15 people, 6.15%
  8. Asthma : 15 people, 6.15%
  9. Constipation : 13 people, 5.33%
  10. Nutritional Support : 11 people, 4.51%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Atarax (24 people, 9.84%)
  2. Pantoprazole (20 people, 8.20%)
  3. Aspirin (19 people, 7.79%)
  4. Simvastatin (19 people, 7.79%)
  5. Omeprazole (17 people, 6.97%)
  6. Oxycontin (16 people, 6.56%)
  7. Plavix (12 people, 4.92%)
  8. Carboplatin (12 people, 4.92%)
  9. Prilosec (11 people, 4.51%)
  10. Metformin (11 people, 4.51%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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