Zometa and Mouth ulceration - from FDA reports
Mouth ulceration is found among people who take Zometa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aredia, and have Metastases to bone. This review analyzes which people have Mouth ulceration with Zometa. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 53,633 people who have side effects when taking Zometa from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 24, 2017
53,633 people reported to have side effects when taking Zometa.
Among them, 1,207 people (2.25%) have Mouth ulceration
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zometa when people have Mouth ulceration *:
- < 1 month: 0.83 %
- 1 - 6 months: 6.86 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.43 %
- 1 - 2 years: 33.47 %
- 2 - 5 years: 39.92 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.48 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Zometa *:
- female: 65.34 %
- male: 34.66 %
Age of people who have Mouth ulceration when taking Zometa *:
- 0-1: 0.1 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.1 %
- 20-29: 0.6 %
- 30-39: 1.59 %
- 40-49: 13.53 %
- 50-59: 41.99 %
- 60+: 42.09 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (268 people, 22.20%)
- Pain (134 people, 11.10%)
- Osteoporosis (92 people, 7.62%)
- Depression (77 people, 6.38%)
- High Blood Pressure (54 people, 4.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aredia (630 people, 52.20%)
- Ambien (297 people, 24.61%)
- Lasix (282 people, 23.36%)
- Neurontin (278 people, 23.03%)
- Protonix (267 people, 22.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (795 people, 65.87%)
- Bone Disorder (754 people, 62.47%)
- Stress And Anxiety (734 people, 60.81%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (642 people, 53.19%)
- Pain In Jaw (550 people, 45.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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