Will you have Hypertrichosis with Triamcinolone acetonide - from FDA reports


Hypertrichosis is found among people who take Triamcinolone acetonide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Crestor, and have Anticoagulant therapy. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,722 people who have side effects when taking Triamcinolone acetonide from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

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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 triamcinolone acetonide (the active ingredients of Triamcinolone acetonide) and Triamcinolone acetonide (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Hypertrichosis are also considered in the study.

What is Triamcinolone acetonide?

Triamcinolone acetonide has active ingredients of triamcinolone acetonide. It is often used in eczema. (latest outcomes from Triamcinolone acetonide 5,827 users)

What is Hypertrichosis?

Hypertrichosis (hair growth on the body in an amount considered abnormal) has been reported by people with birth control, hair loss, high blood pressure, depression, epilepsy (latest reports from 3,393 Hypertrichosis 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 Mar, 12, 2019

5,722 people reported to have side effects when taking Triamcinolone acetonide.
Among them, 6 people (0.1%) have Hypertrichosis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Triamcinolone acetonide cause Hypertrichosis?

Time on Triamcinolone acetonide when people have Hypertrichosis *:

  • < 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 Hypertrichosis when taking Triamcinolone acetonide *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Hypertrichosis when taking Triamcinolone acetonide *:

  • 0-1: 16.67 %
  • 2-9: 16.67 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 16.67 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 50.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Skin Disorder (skin disease): 1 person, 16.67%
  2. Keloids (overgrown scars left from skin injuries): 1 person, 16.67%
  3. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 1 person, 16.67%
  4. Hypersensitivity: 1 person, 16.67%
  5. Dermatitis (inflammation of the skin resulting from direct irritation by an external agent or an allergic reaction to it): 1 person, 16.67%
  6. Anticoagulant Therapy: 1 person, 16.67%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Pantoprazole Sodium: 2 people, 33.33%
  2. Crestor: 2 people, 33.33%
  3. Synthroid: 1 person, 16.67%
  4. Coumadin: 1 person, 16.67%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating): 3 people, 50.00%
  2. Hair Loss: 3 people, 50.00%
  3. Abdominal Distension: 2 people, 33.33%
  4. Cushingoid (obesity and weakening of the muscles): 2 people, 33.33%
  5. Heart Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing): 2 people, 33.33%
  6. Hepatic Enzyme Increased: 2 people, 33.33%
  7. High Blood Pressure: 2 people, 33.33%
  8. Hoarseness Or Changing Voice: 2 people, 33.33%
  9. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath): 2 people, 33.33%
  10. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 2 people, 33.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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