Ketoconazole and Shingles - from FDA reports
Shingles is found among people who take Ketoconazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aredia, and have Bipolar i disorder. This review analyzes which people have Shingles with Ketoconazole. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,117 people who have side effects when taking Ketoconazole from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 21, 2017
5,117 people reported to have side effects when taking Ketoconazole.
Among them, 50 people (0.98%) have Shingles
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ketoconazole when people have Shingles *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 100 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Shingles when taking Ketoconazole *:
- female: 71.43 %
- male: 28.57 %
Age of people who have Shingles when taking Ketoconazole *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.33 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 20.93 %
- 40-49: 6.98 %
- 50-59: 6.98 %
- 60+: 62.79 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (9 people, 18.00%)
- Breast Cancer (9 people, 18.00%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (9 people, 18.00%)
- Insomnia (8 people, 16.00%)
- Multiple Myeloma (7 people, 14.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aredia (32 people, 64.00%)
- Zometa (29 people, 58.00%)
- Vicodin (27 people, 54.00%)
- Oxycontin (25 people, 50.00%)
- Ambien (25 people, 50.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (32 people, 64.00%)
- Back Pain (30 people, 60.00%)
- Pain In Extremity (29 people, 58.00%)
- Fall (29 people, 58.00%)
- Anaemia (29 people, 58.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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