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Dexamethasone (Dexamethasone) - Infection - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Cases with Infection (102)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Dexamethasone where reactions include infection. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

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Possible Dexamethasone side effects in 82 year old male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United Kingdom on 2012-08-27

Patient: 82 year old male

Reactions: Flushing, Malaise, Feeling Hot, Chills, Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Start date: 2011-08-09

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-06-13
    End date: 2011-06-14

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Start date: 2011-07-11

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 20 mg, qd
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-06-02

Other drugs received by patient: Allopurinol Sodium; Enoxaparin Sodium; Simvastatin; Acyclovir; Omeprazole; Aspirin; Ciprofloxacin HCL; Ramipril; Fluconazole; Prilosec



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in female

Reported by a physician from Austria on 2012-08-26

Patient: female, weighing 72.0 kg (158.4 pounds)

Reactions: Mitral Valve Sclerosis, Cardiac Failure, Arthritis Infective, Condition Aggravated, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dexamethasone
    Dosage: on days 1,8,15 and 22
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2010-09-30

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: on days 1,8,15 and 22
    Start date: 2012-06-08
    End date: 2012-06-29

Lenalidomide
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2010-09-30

Lenalidomide
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2012-06-08
    End date: 2012-06-28

Other drugs received by patient: Aspirin; Tramadol HCL; Carvedilol; Duragesic-100; Amlodipine; Mexalen; Tramadol HCL; Pantoprazole; Ibandronate Sodium; Valaciclovir; Morapid; Paracodin Bitartrate TAB



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in 82 year old male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United Kingdom on 2012-08-22

Patient: 82 year old male

Reactions: Flushing, Malaise, Feeling Hot, Chills, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Start date: 2011-08-09

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-06-13
    End date: 2011-06-14

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Start date: 2011-07-11

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 20 mg, qd
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-06-02

Other drugs received by patient: Ciprofloxacin HCL; Prilosec; Fluconazole; Acyclovir; Ramipril; Omeprazole; Allopurinol Sodium; Enoxaparin Sodium; Simvastatin; Aspirin



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-22

Patient:

Reactions: Abdominal Pain, Thrombosis, Hyperkalaemia, Coagulopathy, Hypoglycaemia, Hypocalcaemia, Hypoxia, Hiccups, Alanine Aminotransferase Abnormal, Pneumonitis, Cough, Pain in Extremity, Hypotension, Hyperglycaemia, External Ear Pain, Haematotoxicity, Dehydration, Lower Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Hypofibrinogenaemia, Aspartate Aminotransferase Abnormal, Hypokalaemia, Blood Bilirubin Abnormal, Pleural Effusion, Decreased Appetite, Gamma-Glutamyltransferase Abnormal, Hyponatraemia, Hypercalcaemia, Hypophosphataemia, Diarrhoea, Hypoalbuminaemia, Hypertension, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Asparaginase
    Dosage: 2500 units/m2/dose as 4 weekly doses
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Bortezomib
    Dosage: 1.3 mg/sq.m/dose on days 1, 4, 8 and 11 combined with vxld
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Cytarabine
    Dosage: on day 1 for all patients and on days 8, 15, 22 for cns invlovment
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 10 mg/m2/day divided in to 2 doses for 14 consecutive days
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Doxorubicin HCL
    Dosage: given over 15-30 minutes on day 1
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Hydrocortisone
    Dosage: on days 8, 15 and 22
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Methotrexate Sodium
    Dosage: 1 dose on day 15 for no cns involvement and on days 8, 15, 22 for cns involvement
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Vincristine
    Dosage: 1.5 mg/m2/dose, max. 2 mg, by push on days 1, 8, 15 and 22
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Other drugs received by patient: Vancomycin; Posaconazole; Voriconazole; Levofloxacin



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a physician from Germany on 2012-08-20

Patient:

Reactions: Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death, life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Cyclophosphamide
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2012-03-26
    End date: 2012-07-05

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2012-03-26
    End date: 2012-07-05

Velcade
    Dosage: unk
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2012-03-26
    End date: 2012-07-05

Other drugs received by patient: Zometa; Amoxicillin



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-20

Patient:

Reactions: Abdominal Pain, Thrombosis, Hyperkalaemia, Hypoglycaemia, Coagulopathy, Hypokalaemia, Blood Bilirubin Abnormal, Hiccups, Pleural Effusion, Hypoxia, Hypocalcaemia, Alanine Aminotransferase Abnormal, Cough, Pneumonitis, Decreased Appetite, Pain in Extremity, Hypotension, Hyperglycaemia, Gamma-Glutamyltransferase Abnormal, Hyponatraemia, External Ear Pain, Hypercalcaemia, Haematotoxicity, Hypophosphataemia, Diarrhoea, Dehydration, Hypoalbuminaemia, Lower Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Hypertension, Hypofibrinogenaemia, Aspartate Aminotransferase Abnormal, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Asparaginase
    Dosage: 2500 units/m2/dose as 4 weekly doses
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Bortezomib
    Dosage: 1.3 mg/sq.m/dose on days 1, 4, 8 and 11 combined with vxld
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Cytarabine
    Dosage: on day 1 for all patients and on days 8, 15, 22 for cns invlovment
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 10 mg/m2/day divided in to 2 doses for 14 consecutive days
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Doxorubicin Hydrochloride
    Dosage: given over 15-30 minutes on day 1
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Hydrocortisone
    Dosage: on days 8, 15 and 22
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Methotrexate
    Dosage: 1 dose on day 15 for no cns involvement and on days 8, 15, 22 for cns involvement
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Vincristine
    Dosage: 1.5 mg/m2/dose, max. 2 mg, by push on days 1, 8, 15 and 22
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Other drugs received by patient: Levofloxacin; Voriconazole; Posaconazole; Vancomycin



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in female

Reported by a physician from France on 2012-08-17

Patient: female, weighing 58.7 kg (129.1 pounds)

Reactions: Hypoglycaemia, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 40 milligram daily;
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    Start date: 2012-06-15

Mabthera
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    Start date: 2012-06-14

Treanda
    Dosage: 147.6 milligram daily;
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    Start date: 2012-06-14
    End date: 2012-06-15

Velcade
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    Start date: 2012-06-14

Other drugs received by patient: Sotalol HCL; Bactrim; Valacyclovir Hydrochloride; Glimepiride; Atorvastatin; Zolpidem; Potassium Chloride; Trandolapril; Glucophage



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United Kingdom on 2012-08-14

Patient:

Reactions: Flushing, Malaise, Chills, Feeling Hot, Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Start date: 2011-06-13
    End date: 2011-06-14

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Start date: 2011-07-11

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-08-09

Dexamethasone
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-06-02



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-14

Patient:

Reactions: Thrombosis, Abdominal Pain, Hyperkalaemia, Hypoglycaemia, Coagulopathy, Hypoxia, Hypocalcaemia, Hiccups, Alanine Aminotransferase Abnormal, Cough, Pneumonitis, Pain in Extremity, Hyperglycaemia, Hypotension, External Ear Pain, Haematotoxicity, Dehydration, Lower Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Hypofibrinogenaemia, Aspartate Aminotransferase Abnormal, Hypokalaemia, Neuropathy Peripheral, Blood Bilirubin Abnormal, Pleural Effusion, Decreased Appetite, Hyponatraemia, Gamma-Glutamyltransferase Abnormal, Hypercalcaemia, Hypophosphataemia, Diarrhoea, Hypoalbuminaemia, Hypertension, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Asparaginase
    Dosage: 2500 units/m2/dose as 4 weekly doses
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Bortezomib
    Dosage: 1.3 mg/sq.m/dose on days 1, 4, 8 and 11 combined with vxld
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Cytarabine
    Dosage: on day 1 for all patients and on days 8, 15, 22 for cns invlovment
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 10 mg/m2/day divided in to 2 doses for 14 consecutive days
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Doxorubicin Hydrochloride
    Dosage: given over 15-30 minutes on day 1
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Hydrocortisone
    Dosage: on days 8, 15 and 22
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Methotrexate
    Dosage: 1 dose on day 15 for no cns involvement and on days 8, 15, 22 for cns involvement
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Vincristine
    Dosage: 1.5 mg/m2/dose, max. 2 mg, by push on days 1, 8, 15 and 22
    Indication: Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Other drugs received by patient: Levofloxacin; Vancomycin; Posaconazole; Voriconazole



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United Kingdom on 2012-08-13

Patient:

Reactions: Pulmonary Embolism, Multiple Myeloma, Peripheral Sensory Neuropathy, Constipation, Somnolence, Death, Complications of Transplant Surgery, Peripheral Motor Neuropathy, Thrombosis in Device, Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased, Pancytopenia, Multiple Fractures, Rash, Renal Failure, Osteonecrosis of JAW, Embolism, Hypothyroidism, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Cyclophosphamide
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 40 milligram
    Administration route: Oral

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 20 milligram
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma

Thalidomide
    Dosage: or 4 weeks and increased every 4 weeks in 50-mg increments to a maximum of 200mg/day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma

Other drugs received by patient: Melphalan Hydrochloride; Prednisolone; CLO; ZOL; Melphalan Hydrochloride; Biphosphonate; Vincristine; Doxorubicin Hydrochloride; Bortezomib



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-08-13

Patient: male, weighing 91.2 kg (200.5 pounds)

Reactions: Lymphadenopathy, Wound Haemorrhage, Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Dermatitis, Blister, Hypotension, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Pancytopenia, Skin Hypertrophy, Diverticulum, Compression Fracture, Metastases To Spine, Swelling, Osteoporosis, Exposed Bone in JAW, Calcification Metastatic, Chest Pain, Malignant Melanoma, Bone Disorder, Decreased Appetite, Facet Joint Syndrome, Arthralgia, Mitral Valve Incompetence, Lung Infiltration, Primary Sequestrum, Osteomyelitis, Erythema, Dyspepsia, Oedema Mucosal, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Radiculopathy, Cough, Abscess Limb, Pneumonia, Cellulitis, Pain in Extremity, Supraventricular Tachycardia, Anaemia, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Renal Cyst, Decreased Interest, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Soft Tissue Disorder, Dyslipidaemia, Increased Upper Airway Secretion, Haemorrhage, Pain, Biopsy, Bone Erosion, Fatigue, Dyspnoea Exertional, Pleural Effusion, Dizziness, RIB Fracture, Atrial Flutter, Bone Lesion, Local Swelling, Varicose Vein, Osteolysis, Neck Mass, Tenosynovitis, Hyperlipidaemia, Osteoarthritis, Anxiety, Neoplasm Malignant, Osteonecrosis of JAW, Spinal Osteoarthritis, Hypertension, Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Aredia
    Dosage: 90 mg, qmo
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2002-02-01
    End date: 2003-10-06

Dexamethasone

Revlimid

Zometa
    Dosage: 3.5 mg monthly
    Start date: 2003-11-01
    End date: 2005-09-01

Zometa
    Dosage: 4 mg, qmo
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2003-11-03
    End date: 2005-10-10

Other drugs received by patient: Thalidomide; Plavix; Calcium Carbonate; Melphalan Hydrochloride; Zantac; Calcium Carbonate; Lortab; Glyburide



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-08-09

Patient: male, weighing 91.2 kg (200.5 pounds)

Reactions: Lymphadenopathy, Wound Haemorrhage, Dermatitis, Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Blister, Hypotension, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Pancytopenia, Diverticulum, Compression Fracture, Metastases To Spine, Swelling, Osteoporosis, Exposed Bone in JAW, Calcification Metastatic, Chest Pain, Malignant Melanoma, Bone Disorder, Decreased Appetite, Facet Joint Syndrome, Arthralgia, Mitral Valve Incompetence, Lung Infiltration, Primary Sequestrum, Osteomyelitis, Erythema, Dyspepsia, Oedema Mucosal, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Radiculopathy, Cough, Pneumonia, Cellulitis, Pain in Extremity, Anaemia, Supraventricular Tachycardia, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Renal Cyst, Decreased Interest, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Soft Tissue Disorder, Dyslipidaemia, Increased Upper Airway Secretion, Haemorrhage, Pain, Biopsy, Bone Erosion, Dyspnoea Exertional, Fatigue, Dizziness, Pleural Effusion, RIB Fracture, Atrial Flutter, Bone Lesion, Local Swelling, Osteolysis, Neck Mass, Varicose Vein, Anxiety, Osteoarthritis, Hyperlipidaemia, Neoplasm Malignant, Osteonecrosis of JAW, Spinal Osteoarthritis, Hypertension, Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Aredia
    Dosage: 90 mg, qmo
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2002-02-01
    End date: 2003-10-06

Dexamethasone

Revlimid

Zometa
    Dosage: 4 mg, qmo
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2003-11-03
    End date: 2005-10-10

Zometa
    Dosage: 3.5 mg monthly
    Start date: 2003-11-01
    End date: 2005-09-01

Other drugs received by patient: Zantac; Lortab; Glyburide; Calcium Carbonate; Melphalan Hydrochloride; Calcium Carbonate; Thalidomide; Plavix



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-06

Patient: female

Reactions: Diabetes Mellitus, Tricuspid Valve Incompetence, Walking AID User, Malaise, Nervousness, Breast Cancer, Pancytopenia, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Toxic Nodular Goitre, Nasal Congestion, Oesophageal Rupture, Mammary Duct Ectasia, HIP Fracture, Diverticulum, Swelling, Neutropenia, Neutrophil Count Decreased, Osteoporosis, Folliculitis, Fall, Gastric Ulcer, Haematemesis, Hyperparathyroidism, Chest Pain, Aortic Arteriosclerosis, Perineurial Cyst, Thyroid Mass, Depression, Decreased Appetite, Renal Failure Acute, Dyspnoea, Musculoskeletal Pain, Streptococcus Test Positive, Syncope, Pulmonary Valve Incompetence, Impaired Healing, Arthralgia, Mitral Valve Incompetence, Sepsis, Dysaesthesia, Gait Disturbance, Respiratory Tract Infection, Leukopenia, Vitamin D Deficiency, Weight Decreased, Goitre, Lower Limb Fracture, Herpes Zoster, Hypomagnesaemia, Uterine Leiomyoma, Metastatic Lymphoma, Breast Hyperplasia, Radiculopathy, Chest Discomfort, Stomatitis, Pneumonia, Pain in Extremity, Breast Discharge, Anaemia, Hypoaesthesia, Convulsion, Insomnia, Nervous System Disorder, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Dyslipidaemia, Pain, Suicidal Ideation, Intraductal Papilloma of Breast, Weight Increased, Fatigue, Neuropathy Peripheral, Thrombocytopenia, Sinusitis, RIB Fracture, Polyp, Bone Lesion, Urinary Tract Infection, Hypercalcaemia, Deformity, Osteoarthritis, Psychotic Disorder, Osteonecrosis of JAW, Neoplasm Malignant, Fibrous Dysplasia of Bone, Microalbuminuria, Bronchitis, Sinus Tachycardia, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Actos
    Dosage: 30 mg, qhs
    Indication: Diabetes Mellitus

Aredia
    Dosage: 90 mg, qmo over 4 hrs
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2001-10-01
    End date: 2002-01-01

Aredia
    Start date: 2008-07-07

Dexamethasone

Zometa
    Dosage: 4 mg, q2mo infusion over 25 mins every other month
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    End date: 2005-07-21

Other drugs received by patient: Cytoxan; Aspirin; Prednisone; Hepatitis B Vaccine; Velcade; Procrit / 00909301 /; Cyclophosphamide; Alkeran; Vaccine / Pertussis / Tetanus / Diphtheria / ^cng^; Pneumovax 23; Enalapril Maleate; Norvasc; Revlimid; Decadron Phosphate; Chemotherapeutics NOS; Vincristine + Adriamycin + Dexamethasone; Pentamidine; Potassium Chloride; Thalidomide; Polio-Vaccine; Melphalan Hydrochloride; Fortamet; Crestor; Magnesium Oxide; Xanax; Benadryl; Doxil; Avalide; Influenza Vaccine; Augmentin '125'; Metformin Hydrochloride



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a physician from Italy on 2012-08-03

Patient:

Reactions: Pyrexia, Constipation, Disease Progression, Liver Disorder, Herpes Zoster, Cardiac Disorder, Death, Neuropathy Peripheral, Oedema, Thrombocytopenia, Hyperglycaemia, Toxicity To Various Agents, Rash, Gastrointestinal Disorder, Pancreatitis, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bortezomib
    Dosage: 1.3 milligram/sq. meter

Bortezomib
    Dosage: 1.3 milligram/sq. meter
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma

Bortezomib
    Dosage: 1 milligram/sq. meter

Bortezomib
    Dosage: .7 milligram/sq. meter

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 40 milligram

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 40 milligram
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 40 milligram

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 40 milligram

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 40 milligram

Thalidomide
    Dosage: 100 milligram
    Administration route: Oral

Thalidomide
    Dosage: 200 milligram
    Administration route: Oral

Thalidomide
    Dosage: 50 milligram
    Administration route: Oral

Thalidomide
    Dosage: 100 milligram
    Administration route: Oral

Thalidomide
    Dosage: 100 milligram
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma

Other drugs received by patient: Acyclovir; Melphalan Hydrochloride; Neupogen; Neupogen; Cyclophosphamide



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-02

Patient: male, weighing 91.2 kg (200.5 pounds)

Reactions: Primary Sequestrum, Lymphadenopathy, Osteomyelitis, Erythema, Wound Haemorrhage, Dermatitis, Dyspepsia, Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Oedema Mucosal, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Radiculopathy, Cough, Cellulitis, Pneumonia, Anaemia, Supraventricular Tachycardia, Hypotension, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Pancytopenia, Renal Cyst, Decreased Interest, Diverticulum, Compression Fracture, Metastases To Spine, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Soft Tissue Disorder, Dyslipidaemia, Increased Upper Airway Secretion, Osteoporosis, Haemorrhage, Exposed Bone in JAW, Pain, Biopsy, Bone Erosion, Calcification Metastatic, Dyspnoea Exertional, Fatigue, Chest Pain, Pleural Effusion, Malignant Melanoma, Dizziness, Bone Disorder, Decreased Appetite, RIB Fracture, Atrial Flutter, Bone Lesion, Osteolysis, Local Swelling, Neck Mass, Varicose Vein, Facet Joint Syndrome, Osteoarthritis, Hyperlipidaemia, Anxiety, Arthralgia, Neoplasm Malignant, Osteonecrosis of JAW, Mitral Valve Incompetence, Spinal Osteoarthritis, Lung Infiltration, Hypertension, Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Aredia
    Dosage: 90 mg, qmo
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2002-02-01
    End date: 2003-10-06

Dexamethasone

Revlimid

Zometa
    Dosage: 4 mg, qmo
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2003-11-03
    End date: 2005-10-10

Zometa
    Dosage: 3.5 mg monthly
    Start date: 2003-11-01
    End date: 2005-09-01

Other drugs received by patient: Lortab; Zantac; Thalidomide; Calcium Carbonate; Melphalan Hydrochloride; Glyburide; Plavix; Calcium Carbonate



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United Kingdom on 2012-08-01

Patient:

Reactions: Flushing, Malaise, Chills, Feeling Hot, Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Start date: 2011-07-11

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-06-13
    End date: 2011-06-14

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Start date: 2011-08-09

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 20 mg, qd
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-06-02

Other drugs received by patient: Allopurinol Sodium; Ramipril; Omeprazole; Enoxaparin Sodium; Simvastatin; Aspirin; Fluconazole; Prilosec; Acyclovir; Ciprofloxacin HCL



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from France on 2012-07-31

Patient:

Reactions: Mantle Cell Lymphoma Refractory, Skin Toxicity, Neurotoxicity, Neuropathy Peripheral, Hepatotoxicity, Cardiotoxicity, Thrombocytopenia, Renal Disorder, Drug Effect Decreased, Gastrointestinal Toxicity, Anaemia, Febrile Neutropenia, Toxicity To Various Agents, Mantle Cell Lymphoma, Lung Disorder, Neutropenia, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Chlorambucil
    Dosage: from day 20 to 29.
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: day 1 to 4
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Doxorubicin Hydrochloride
    Dosage: as a continuous infusion from day 1 to 4

Doxorubicin Hydrochloride
    Dosage: as a continuous infusion from day 1 to 4
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Rituximab
    Dosage: on day 1 (and day 8 of cycle 1)
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Velcade
    Dosage: on days 1, 4, 8 and 11
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-07-31

Patient: male, weighing 91.2 kg (200.5 pounds)

Reactions: Primary Sequestrum, Lymphadenopathy, Osteomyelitis, Erythema, Wound Haemorrhage, Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Dyspepsia, Oedema Mucosal, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Radiculopathy, Cough, Cellulitis, Pneumonia, Hypotension, Supraventricular Tachycardia, Anaemia, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Pancytopenia, Renal Cyst, Decreased Interest, Diverticulum, Metastases To Spine, Compression Fracture, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Soft Tissue Disorder, Dyslipidaemia, Increased Upper Airway Secretion, Haemorrhage, Osteoporosis, Exposed Bone in JAW, Pain, Biopsy, Bone Erosion, Calcification Metastatic, Fatigue, Dyspnoea Exertional, Chest Pain, Malignant Melanoma, Dizziness, Pleural Effusion, Bone Disorder, Decreased Appetite, RIB Fracture, Atrial Flutter, Bone Lesion, Osteolysis, Varicose Vein, Facet Joint Syndrome, Neck Mass, Osteoarthritis, Hyperlipidaemia, Anxiety, Arthralgia, Neoplasm Malignant, Osteonecrosis of JAW, Mitral Valve Incompetence, Spinal Osteoarthritis, Lung Infiltration, Hypertension, Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Aredia
    Dosage: 90 mg, qmo
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2002-02-01
    End date: 2003-10-06

Dexamethasone

Revlimid

Zometa
    Dosage: 3.5 mg monthly
    Start date: 2003-11-01
    End date: 2005-09-01

Zometa
    Dosage: 4 mg, qmo
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2003-11-03
    End date: 2005-10-10

Other drugs received by patient: Calcium Carbonate; Calcium Carbonate; Zantac; Melphalan Hydrochloride; Lortab; Plavix; Thalidomide; Glyburide



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a individual with unspecified qualification from Spain on 2012-07-30

Patient:

Reactions: Colon Cancer, Pulmonary Embolism, Toxicity To Various Agents, Multiple Myeloma, Herpes Zoster, Death, Neuropathy Peripheral, Gastrointestinal Disorder, Neutropenia, Thrombocytopenia, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bortezomib
    Dosage: 1.3mg/m2 on days 1,4,8 and 11 q 3 weeks
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 40mg on days 1-4 and 9-12 at 4-week intervals
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma

Thalomid
    Dosage: 200mg daily (escalating doses in the first cycle)
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United Kingdom on 2012-07-25

Patient:

Reactions: Flushing, Malaise, Chills, Feeling Hot, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-06-13
    End date: 2011-06-14

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Start date: 2011-08-09

Bendamustine Hydrochloride
    Dosage: 70 mg/m2, qd
    Start date: 2011-07-11

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 20 mg, qd
    Indication: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
    Start date: 2011-06-02

Other drugs received by patient: Prilosec; Ramipril; Simvastatin; Omeprazole; Enoxaparin Sodium; Acyclovir; Aspirin; Allopurinol Sodium; Ciprofloxacin HCL; Fluconazole



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from France on 2012-07-19

Patient:

Reactions: Mantle Cell Lymphoma Refractory, Skin Toxicity, Neurotoxicity, Neuropathy Peripheral, Hepatotoxicity, Cardiotoxicity, Thrombocytopenia, Drug Effect Decreased, Renal Disorder, Gastrointestinal Toxicity, Anaemia, Febrile Neutropenia, Toxicity To Various Agents, Mantle Cell Lymphoma, Lung Disorder, Neutropenia, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Chlorambucil
    Dosage: from day 20 to 29.
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: day 1 to 4
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Doxorubicin HCL
    Dosage: as a continuous infusion from day 1 to 4
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Rituximab
    Dosage: on day 1 (and day 8 of cycle 1)
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Velcade
    Dosage: on days 1, 4, 8 and 11
    Indication: Mantle Cell Lymphoma



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a individual with unspecified qualification from Croatia (Local Name: Hrvatska) on 2012-07-13

Patient:

Reactions: Mucosal Inflammation, Multi-Organ Failure, Tumour Lysis Syndrome, Febrile Neutropenia, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Cyclophosphamide
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma

Cytarabine
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma

Dexamethasone
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma

Doxorubicin Hydrochloride
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma

Etoposide
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma

Ifosfamide
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma

Mabthera
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma

Methotrexate
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma

Methylprednisolone
    Indication: Prophylaxis

Prednisone
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma

Vincristine
    Indication: Burkitt's Lymphoma



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-07-09

Patient:

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Anaemia, General Physical Health Deterioration, Oesophageal Haemorrhage, Thrombocytopenia, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 8 mg, cyclic
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2010-08-30
    End date: 2011-11-04

Doxorubicin HCL
    Dosage: 9 mg/m2, cyclic
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2011-08-30
    End date: 2011-11-04

Velcade
    Dosage: 1.3 mg, cyclic
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2011-08-30
    End date: 2011-11-04

Other drugs received by patient: Moxonidin; Amlodipine; Finasterid Orion; Metoprolol Tartrate; Ramipril; Allopurinol; Levothyroxine Sodium; Calcivit D; Pantozol / 01263202 /; Hydromorphone HCL; Decostriol; Prednisone TAB; Tamsulosin HCL; Torsemide; Folsan



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-07-02

Patient:

Reactions: Neutropenia, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dexamethasone
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Elspar
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Etoposide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Ifosfamide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Methotrexate Sodium
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in female

Reported by a lawyer from United States on 2012-07-02

Patient: female

Reactions: Diabetes Mellitus, Tricuspid Valve Incompetence, Walking AID User, Malaise, Nervousness, Breast Cancer, Pancytopenia, Toxic Nodular Goitre, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Nasal Congestion, Mammary Duct Ectasia, HIP Fracture, Diverticulum, Swelling, Neutropenia, Neutrophil Count Decreased, Folliculitis, Fall, Gastric Ulcer, Hyperparathyroidism, Aortic Arteriosclerosis, Thyroid Mass, Perineurial Cyst, Depression, Renal Failure Acute, Decreased Appetite, Dyspnoea, Musculoskeletal Pain, Streptococcus Test Positive, Pulmonary Valve Incompetence, Syncope, Impaired Healing, Arthralgia, Mitral Valve Incompetence, Sepsis, Gait Disturbance, Dysaesthesia, Respiratory Tract Infection, Leukopenia, Weight Decreased, Vitamin D Deficiency, Goitre, Lower Limb Fracture, Herpes Zoster, Uterine Leiomyoma, Hypomagnesaemia, Metastatic Lymphoma, Breast Hyperplasia, Radiculopathy, Stomatitis, Chest Discomfort, Pneumonia, Pain in Extremity, Breast Discharge, Anaemia, Hypoaesthesia, Convulsion, Insomnia, Nervous System Disorder, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Dyslipidaemia, Pain, Suicidal Ideation, Intraductal Papilloma of Breast, Weight Increased, Neuropathy Peripheral, Fatigue, Thrombocytopenia, Sinusitis, RIB Fracture, Bone Lesion, Urinary Tract Infection, Hypercalcaemia, Deformity, Osteoarthritis, Psychotic Disorder, Osteonecrosis of JAW, Neoplasm Malignant, Fibrous Dysplasia of Bone, Microalbuminuria, Bronchitis, Sinus Tachycardia, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Actos
    Dosage: 30 mg, qhs
    Indication: Diabetes Mellitus

Aredia
    Dosage: 90 mg, qmo over 4 hrs
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    Start date: 2001-10-01
    End date: 2002-01-01

Aredia
    Start date: 2008-07-07

Dexamethasone

Zometa
    Dosage: 4 mg, q2mo infusion over 25 mins every other month
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma
    End date: 2005-07-21

Other drugs received by patient: Xanax; Procrit / 00909301 /; Pentamidine Isethionate; Crestor; Enalapril Maleate; Magnesium Oxide; Vincristine + Adriamycin + Dexamethasone; Aspirin; Augmentin '125'; Benadryl; Decadron; Thalidomide; Vaccine / Pertussis / Tetanus / Diphtheria / ^cng^; Avalide; Potassium Chloride; Influenza Vaccine; Melphalan Hydrochloride; Metformin HCL; Doxil; Alkeran; Fortamet; Chemotherapeutics NOS; Hepatitis B Vaccine; Cyclophosphamide; Cytoxan; Pneumovax 23; Polio-Vaccine; Revlimid; Velcade; Prednisone TAB; Norvasc



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-07-02

Patient:

Reactions: Extranodal NK / T-Cell Lymphoma, Nasal Type, Bone Marrow Failure, Neutropenia, Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dexamethasone
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Elspar
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Etoposide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Ifosfamide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Methotrexate
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-07-02

Patient:

Reactions: Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dexamethasone
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Elspar
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Etoposide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Ifosfamide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Methotrexate Sodium
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Austria on 2012-07-02

Patient:

Reactions: Anaemia, Pulmonary Embolism, Sudden Death, Rash, Macular Oedema, Cardiac Disorder, Fatigue, Sepsis, Cardiac Arrest, Thrombocytopenia, Leukopenia, Infection

Adverse event resulted in: death

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 40 milligram
    Indication: Multiple Myeloma

Dexamethasone
    Dosage: 5.7143 milligram

Revlimid
    Administration route: Oral



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-07-02

Patient:

Reactions: Bone Marrow Failure, Neutropenia, Bone Marrow Toxicity, Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dexamethasone
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Elspar
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Etoposide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Ifosfamide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Methotrexate Sodium
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV



Possible Dexamethasone side effects in

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2012-07-02

Patient:

Reactions: Infection

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Dexamethasone
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Elspar
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Etoposide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Ifosfamide
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV

Methotrexate Sodium
    Indication: T-Cell Lymphoma Stage IV



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