Who have Jaundice - yellow skin with Decadron - from FDA reports


Jaundice - yellow skin is found among people who take Decadron, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zofran, and have Preventive health care. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 36,528 people who have side effects when taking Decadron from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 10, 2019

36,528 people reported to have side effects when taking Decadron.
Among them, 173 people (0.47%) have Jaundice - yellow skin


Number of reports submitted per year:

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Time on Decadron when people have Jaundice - yellow skin *:

  • < 1 month: 76.47 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.59 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.94 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Jaundice - yellow skin when taking Decadron *:

  • female: 40.7 %
  • male: 59.3 %

Age of people who have Jaundice - yellow skin when taking Decadron *:

  • 0-1: 2.07 %
  • 2-9: 2.07 %
  • 10-19: 0.69 %
  • 20-29: 5.52 %
  • 30-39: 2.76 %
  • 40-49: 19.31 %
  • 50-59: 18.62 %
  • 60+: 48.97 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Preventive Health Care: 20 people, 11.56%
  2. Breast Cancer: 17 people, 9.83%
  3. Breast Cancer Metastatic: 10 people, 5.78%
  4. Eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with itching and bleeding blisters): 9 people, 5.20%
  5. Pancreatic Carcinoma (pancreatic cancer): 9 people, 5.20%
  6. Lung Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour of lung): 8 people, 4.62%
  7. Nausea And Vomiting: 7 people, 4.05%
  8. Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (All) (cancer of the white blood cells characterized by excess lymphoblasts): 6 people, 3.47%
  9. High Blood Pressure: 6 people, 3.47%
  10. Pain: 6 people, 3.47%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zofran: 36 people, 20.81%
  2. Ativan: 31 people, 17.92%
  3. Zantac: 31 people, 17.92%
  4. Lasix: 28 people, 16.18%
  5. Gemzar: 25 people, 14.45%
  6. Zometa: 25 people, 14.45%
  7. Aloxi: 24 people, 13.87%
  8. Nexium: 24 people, 13.87%
  9. Taxol: 23 people, 13.29%
  10. Neulasta: 22 people, 12.72%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 51 people, 29.48%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 51 people, 29.48%
  3. Fever: 45 people, 26.01%
  4. Pain: 43 people, 24.86%
  5. Weakness: 39 people, 22.54%
  6. Nausea And Vomiting: 39 people, 22.54%
  7. Anaemia (lack of blood): 38 people, 21.97%
  8. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 38 people, 21.97%
  9. Stress And Anxiety: 32 people, 18.50%
  10. Cough: 31 people, 17.92%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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