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Hypoglycaemia, Loss Of Consciousness, Coma (7571150-6)
on Jun 09, 2011 Male from GERMANY , 80 years of age, weighting 198.4 lb, was treated with Decortin-h (prednisolone). Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Decortin side effects: hypoglycaemia, loss of consciousness, coma. Decortin-h (prednisolone) dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Spironolactone
  • Acetaminophen
  • Tetrazepam (tetrazepam)
  • Ramipril
  • Aspirin
  • Simvastatin
  • Levothyroxin-natrium (levothyroxine)
  • Furosemide


Myocarditis, Pertussis, Cardiomyopathy (7514252-2)
Patient was taking Decortin-h /00016201/. Patient felt the following Decortin side effects: myocarditis, pertussis, cardiomyopathy on May 20, 2011 from GERMANY Additional patient health information: Female , 45 years of age, weighting 127.9 lb, . Decortin-h /00016201/ dosage: 5 Mg, 1x/day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Cipramil /00582602/ (30 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Lactulose (1 Df, 1x/day)
  • Ibuprofen (200 Mg, As Needed, Max. 400 Mg Per Day)
  • Pantozol /01263202/ (40 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Isozid-compositum (300 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Qlaira (Unk)
  • Enbrel (50 Mg, Weekly)
  • Dekristol (20000 Iu, Every 2 Weeks)


Disease Progression, Weight Decreased, Oedema Peripheral, Dyspnoea, Extremity Necrosis (7332900-7)
Adverse event was reported on Feb 21, 2011 by a Male taking Decortin (Dosage: N/A) . Location: GERMANY , 72 years of age, weighting 132.3 lb, After Decortin was administered, patient encountered several Decortin side effects: disease progression, weight decreased, oedema peripheral, dyspnoea, extremity necrosis.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Tracleer (62.5 Mg, Bid)
  • Pantozol
  • Torem
  • Lormetazepam
  • Blopress
  • Aspirin
Patient was hospitalized.

Pulmonary Thrombosis, Thrombocytosis, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Pain In Extremity (7312579-0)
on Feb 22, 2011 Female from GERMANY , 72 years of age, weighting 209.4 lb, was treated with Decortin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Decortin side effects: pulmonary thrombosis, thrombocytosis, deep vein thrombosis, pain in extremity. Decortin dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Nplate (3 A?g/kg, Qwk)
  • Insulin
Patient was hospitalized.


Arthralgia, Spinal Osteoarthritis (7279258-X)
on Feb 04, 2011 Female from GERMANY , weighting 121.3 lb, was treated with Decortin H. Patient felt the following Decortin side effects: arthralgia, spinal osteoarthritis. Decortin H dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Humira
  • Leflunomide
Patient was hospitalized.

Ileus Paralytic (7267124-5)
Patient was taking Decortin. After Decortin was administered, patient encountered several Decortin side effects: ileus paralytic on Jan 28, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , weighting 209.5 lb, was diagnosed with
  • ill-defined disorder
and. Decortin dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil
  • Torsemide
  • Sunitinib Malate
  • Sab Simplex
  • Duragesic-100
  • Neostigmin
  • Enoxaparin
  • Clemastine Fumarate
Patient was hospitalized.

Cognitive Disorder, Confusional State, Dementia, Fall, Impaired Self-care (5268030-8)
Adverse event was reported on Mar 14, 2007 by a Male taking Decortin (Dosage: 20 Mg, Unk) was diagnosed with
  • haemolysis
  • incontinence
  • back pain
and. Location: GERMANY , 82 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Decortin side effects: cognitive disorder, confusional state, dementia, fall, impaired self-care.
Associated medications used:
  • Oxybutynin Chloride (Unk, Unk)
  • Diclac (Unk, Unk)
  • Blood And Related Products
  • Exjade (1500 Mg, Qd)
  • Exjade (No Treatment)
  • Exjade (1000 Mg, Qd)


Cognitive Disorder, Confusional State, Dementia, Impaired Self-care (5262221-8)
on Mar 06, 2007 Male from GERMANY , 82 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • haemolysis
  • incontinence
  • back pain
and was treated with Decortin. Patient felt the following Decortin side effects: cognitive disorder, confusional state, dementia, impaired self-care. Decortin dosage: 20 Mg, Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Oxybutynin (Unk, Unk)
  • Diclac (Unk, Unk)
  • Blood And Related Products
  • Exjade (1500 Mg, Qd)
  • Exjade (No Treatment)
  • Exjade (1000 Mg, Qd)


Blood Creatinine Increased, Diarrhoea, Fatigue, Nausea, Oedema Peripheral, Renal Failure, Renal Impairment (5190413-5)
on Sep 30, 2005 Female from GERMANY , 43 years of age, weighting 165.3 lb, was treated with Decortin-h. After Decortin was administered, patient encountered several Decortin side effects: blood creatinine increased, diarrhoea, fatigue, nausea, oedema peripheral, renal failure, renal impairment. Decortin-h dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Certican (0.75 Mg, Bid)
  • Certican (0.125 Mg)
  • Neoral (100 Mg, Bid)
  • Neoral (30 Mg, Bid)
  • Neoral (25 Mg)
  • Sempera
  • Cotrim
  • Ciprofloxacin
Patient was hospitalized.

Fall, Hip Arthroplasty, Ilium Fracture, Incisional Hernia, Osteoarthritis, Surgery, Wound Dehiscence, Wound Secretion (4696937-9)
Patient was taking Decortin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Decortin side effects: fall, hip arthroplasty, ilium fracture, incisional hernia, osteoarthritis, surgery, wound dehiscence, wound secretion on May 22, 2005 from Additional patient health information: Male , 65 years of age, weighting 174.2 lb, was diagnosed with
  • immunosuppression
and. Decortin dosage: 5 Mg Daily.
Associated medications used:
  • Imurek (1 Df, Bid)
  • Sandimmune (35 Mg, Bid)
Patient was hospitalized.

Fall, Hip Arthroplasty, Ilium Fracture, Incisional Hernia, Osteoarthritis, Surgery, Surgical Procedure Repeated, Wound Dehiscence, Wound Secretion (4678205-4)
Adverse event was reported on May 22, 2005 by a Male taking Decortin (Dosage: 5 Mg Daily) was diagnosed with
  • immunosuppression
and. Location: , 65 years of age, Patient felt the following Decortin side effects: fall, hip arthroplasty, ilium fracture, incisional hernia, osteoarthritis, surgery, surgical procedure repeated, wound dehiscence, wound secretion.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Imurek (1 Df, Bid)
  • Sandimmune (35 Mg, Bid)
Patient was hospitalized.

Cardiac Failure, Coronary Artery Disease, Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent, Haemoglobinaemia, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis B Dna Assay, Hepatitis B E Antigen, Hepatitis B Surface Antigen, Myoclonus (4592880-4)
on Feb 16, 2005 Male from , 75 years of age, was treated with Decortin. After Decortin was administered, patient encountered several Decortin side effects: cardiac failure, coronary artery disease, diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent, haemoglobinaemia, hepatitis b, hepatitis b dna assay, hepatitis b e antigen, hepatitis b surface antigen, myoclonus. Decortin dosage: Unk, Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Azathioprine (100 Mg/day)
  • Mycophenolate Mofetil (500 Mg, Bid)
  • Cyclosporine (Unk, Unk)
Patient was hospitalized.

Blood Creatinine Increased, Cachexia, Dehydration, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Herpes Zoster, Lymphopenia (4571410-7)
on Oct 21, 2004 Male from , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • immunosuppression
and was treated with Decortin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Decortin side effects: blood creatinine increased, cachexia, dehydration, depressed level of consciousness, encephalitis, encephalopathy, herpes zoster, lymphopenia. Decortin dosage: 7.5 Mg/day.
Associated medications used:
  • Duragesic
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid Srt (100 Mg/day)
  • Pantozol (20 Mg/day)
  • Immunosporin (100 Mg, Qd)
Patient was hospitalized.

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Reported hospitalizations: 7

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