Triamcinolone acetonide and Nail discoloration - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Nail discoloration is found among people who take Triamcinolone acetonide, especially for people who are male, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Triamcinolone acetonide and have Nail discoloration. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,203 people who have side effects when taking Triamcinolone acetonide from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can 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 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Oct, 03, 2022

13,203 people reported to have side effects when taking Triamcinolone acetonide.
Among them, 6 people (0.05%) have Nail discoloration.

What is Triamcinolone acetonide?

Triamcinolone acetonide has active ingredients of triamcinolone acetonide. It is often used in eczema. eHealthMe is studying from 13,322 Triamcinolone acetonide users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Nail discoloration?

Nail discoloration is found to be associated with 1,309 drugs and 863 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Triamcinolone acetonide and Nail discoloration reports submitted per year:

Could Triamcinolone acetonide cause Nail discoloration?

Gender of people who have Nail discoloration when taking Triamcinolone acetonide *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Nail discoloration when taking Triamcinolone acetonide *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 33.33 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Common drugs people take besides Triamcinolone acetonide *:

  1. Chondroitin Sulfate: 3 people, 50.00%
  2. Flomax: 3 people, 50.00%
  3. Lipitor: 3 people, 50.00%
  4. Ativan: 2 people, 33.33%
  5. Diazepam: 2 people, 33.33%
  6. Humira: 1 person, 16.67%
  7. Enbrel: 1 person, 16.67%
  8. Flaxseed: 1 person, 16.67%
  9. Glucosamine: 1 person, 16.67%
  10. Wellbutrin: 1 person, 16.67%

Common side effects people have besides Nail discoloration *:

  1. Dizziness: 4 people, 66.67%
  2. Rash Pruritic (redness with itching): 3 people, 50.00%
  3. Swelling Face: 3 people, 50.00%
  4. Itching: 3 people, 50.00%
  5. Heart Rate Irregular: 3 people, 50.00%
  6. Eye Irritation: 3 people, 50.00%
  7. Dry Skin: 3 people, 50.00%
  8. Nasal Congestion (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels): 3 people, 50.00%
  9. Diarrhea: 3 people, 50.00%
  10. Rash Erythematous (redness of the skin): 3 people, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Lung Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour of lung): 3 people, 50.00%
  2. Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (lung cancer): 3 people, 50.00%
  3. Vertigo Positional: 1 person, 16.67%
  4. Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body): 1 person, 16.67%
  5. Breathing Difficulty: 1 person, 16.67%
  6. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 1 person, 16.67%
  7. Constipation: 1 person, 16.67%
  8. Depression: 1 person, 16.67%
  9. Dizziness: 1 person, 16.67%
  10. Dry Eyes (lack of adequate tears): 1 person, 16.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Triamcinolone acetonide and have Nail discoloration?

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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.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It 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. 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 600+ 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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