Radiation skin injury and drugs of ingredients of l-ascorbic acid - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Radiation skin injury is reported only by a few people who take drugs with ingredients of l-ascorbic acid. This phase IV clinical study analyzes 69,980 people who have side effects while taking drugs with ingredients of l-ascorbic acid from the the FDA. Among them, 2 have Radiation skin injury. Find out below who they are, when they have Radiation skin injury and more.

Drug(s) considered in the study (i.e. both brand name and generic drugs): Ester c, Vitamin c.

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On Oct, 01, 2022

69,980 people reported to have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of l-ascorbic acid.
Among them, 2 people (0.0%) have Radiation skin injury

What is Radiation skin injury?

Radiation skin injury is found to be associated with 710 drugs and 464 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could drugs with ingredients of l-ascorbic acid cause Radiation skin injury?

Gender of people who have Radiation skin injury when taking drugs with ingredients of l-ascorbic acid *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Radiation skin injury when taking drugs with ingredients of l-ascorbic acid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Conditions people have *:

  1. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Nasal Disorder (diseases of nose): 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell)): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Burkitt Lymphoma (cancer of the lymphatic system): 1 person, 50.00%

Other drugs people take *:

  1. Vitamin D3: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Spiriva: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Nexium: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Multivitamin: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Forteo: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Cozaar: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Calcium: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Azelastine: 1 person, 50.00%

Other side effects people have besides Radiation skin injury *:

  1. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Weight Fluctuation: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Blood Calcium Increased: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Blood Test Abnormal: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Drug Ineffective: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Fall: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Hoarseness Or Changing Voice: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Injection Site Pain: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Limb Injury: 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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 l-ascorbic acid. All drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. brand name and generic drugs) are considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

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