Will you have Rash with Tobramycin and dexamethasone - from FDA reports


Rash is found among people who take Tobramycin and dexamethasone, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 295 people who have side effects when taking Tobramycin and dexamethasone from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on dexamethasone; tobramycin (the active ingredients of Tobramycin and dexamethasone) and Tobramycin and dexamethasone (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Rash are also considered in the study.

What is Tobramycin and dexamethasone?

Tobramycin and dexamethasone has active ingredients of dexamethasone; tobramycin. (latest outcomes from Tobramycin and dexamethasone 303 users)

What is Rash?

Rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 367,208 Rash patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.

On Feb, 25, 2019

295 people reported to have side effects when taking Tobramycin and dexamethasone.
Among them, 18 people (6.1%) have Rash

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tobramycin and dexamethasone cause Rash?

Time on Tobramycin and dexamethasone when people have Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Tobramycin and dexamethasone *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Rash when taking Tobramycin and dexamethasone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 7.69 %
  • 50-59: 15.38 %
  • 60+: 76.92 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Eyelid Margin Crusting (crusting at the lid margins, generally worse on waking): 3 people, 16.67%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 16.67%
  3. Mycosis Fungoides (lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell) become malignant (cancerous) and affect the skin): 2 people, 11.11%
  4. Growth Hormone Deficiency: 2 people, 11.11%
  5. Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinaemia (cancer affects small lymphocytes (white blood cells)): 1 person, 5.56%
  6. Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (lung cancer): 1 person, 5.56%
  7. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell)): 1 person, 5.56%
  8. Eye Color Change: 1 person, 5.56%
  9. Hypersensitivity: 1 person, 5.56%
  10. Infection: 1 person, 5.56%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Metformin: 3 people, 16.67%
  2. Benadryl: 3 people, 16.67%
  3. Erythromycin: 3 people, 16.67%
  4. Sulfacetamide Sodium: 3 people, 16.67%
  5. Lisinopril: 3 people, 16.67%
  6. Augmentin: 2 people, 11.11%
  7. Valchlor: 2 people, 11.11%
  8. Clomid: 2 people, 11.11%
  9. Nutropin Aq: 2 people, 11.11%
  10. Nuvaring: 2 people, 11.11%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Vision Blurred: 4 people, 22.22%
  2. Hypersensitivity: 4 people, 22.22%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 16.67%
  4. Drug Hypersensitivity: 3 people, 16.67%
  5. Lacrimation Increased: 3 people, 16.67%
  6. Itching: 3 people, 16.67%
  7. Ocular Hyperaemia (an abnormally large amount of blood in eye): 3 people, 16.67%
  8. Pain: 3 people, 16.67%
  9. Headache (pain in head): 3 people, 16.67%
  10. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 3 people, 16.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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