Decadron and Kyphosis - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
We study 46,101 people who have side effects when taking Decadron. Kyphosis is found, especially among people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Aredia and have Metastases to bone.
The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Decadron and have Kyphosis. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You may use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 700+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.
46,101 people reported to have side effects when taking Decadron.
Among them, 205 people (0.44%) have Kyphosis.
What is Decadron?
Decadron has active ingredients of dexamethasone. It is used in multiple myeloma. Currently, eHealthMe is studying from 46,472 Decadron users.
What is Kyphosis?
Kyphosis (a condition of over-curvature of the thoracic vertebrae (upper back)) is found to be associated with 1,383 drugs and 717 conditions by eHealthMe. Currently, we are studying 3,150 people who have Kyphosis.
Number of Decadron and Kyphosis reports submitted per year:
Time on Decadron when people have Kyphosis *:
Gender of people who have Kyphosis when taking Decadron*:
Age of people who have Kyphosis when taking Decadron *:
Common drugs people take besides Decadron *:
Common side effects people have besides Kyphosis *:
Common conditions people have *:
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Decadron and have Kyphosis?Check whether Kyphosis is associated with a drug or a condition
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.
Related publications that referenced our studies
- Bartlett R, Hartle AJ, "Routine use of dexamethasone for postoperative nausea and vomiting: the case against", Anaesthesia, 2013 Sep .
How severe was Kyphosis and when was it recovered:
Expand to all the drugs that have ingredients of dexamethasone:
- Kyphosis and drugs with ingredients of dexamethasone (304 reports)
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Decadron:
- Decadron (46,472 reports)
Browse all side effects of Decadron:a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Kyphosis treatments and more:
- Kyphosis (3,150 reports)
Common drugs associated with Kyphosis:
- Fosamax: 892 reports
- Zometa: 626 reports
- Aredia: 518 reports
- Prednisone: 497 reports
- Aspirin: 301 reports
- Oxycontin: 289 reports
- Prilosec: 271 reports
- Alendronate sodium: 256 reports
- Coumadin: 250 reports
- Percocet: 243 reports
All the drugs that are associated with Kyphosis:
- Kyphosis (1,383 drugs)
Common conditions associated with Kyphosis:
- Osteoporosis: 846 reports
- Multiple myeloma: 234 reports
- High blood pressure: 159 reports
- Rheumatoid arthritis: 152 reports
- Pain: 133 reports
- Asthma: 121 reports
All the conditions that are associated with Kyphosis:
- Kyphosis (717 conditions)
How the study uses the data?
The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on dexamethasone (the active ingredients of Decadron) and Decadron (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.
Who is eHealthMe?
With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 700+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).
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