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Report Forteo Side Effects

If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Forteo, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Forteo side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Forteo.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Forteo side effects are:
Phantom Pain In Joints (29 reports)
Fatigue (25 reports)
Extreme Fatigue (24 reports)
Back Pain (16 reports)
Nausea (9 reports)
Constipation (9 reports)
Dizziness (8 reports)
Hip Pain (7 reports)
Vision (6 reports)
Weight Gain (6 reports)
Extreme Headache (5 reports)
Increased Heart Rate (5 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


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If you or someone in your family has experienced a serious side effect to a health product, you are encouraged to report the experience to your health care professional (eg, physician, pharmacist). Your health care provider can provide additional clinical information and complete a copy of the side effect reporting form.

Side effects reports are analyzed to discover potential health product safety signals. Some important reactions may take an extremely long time to develop or occur infrequently. Continued monitoring of adverse reactions is thus essential to maintain a comprehensive safety and effectiveness profile of health products.

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Forteo Side Effects Reported to FDA

The following Forteo reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Forteo on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has found a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.
Hypertension
on Feb 11, 2014 Female from US , 68 years of age, was treated with Forteo. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Forteo side effects: hypertension. Forteo dosage: N/A.

Palpitations, Dizziness, Dyspepsia, Dehydration, Diarrhoea
Patient was taking Forteo. Patient felt the following Forteo side effects: palpitations, dizziness, dyspepsia, dehydration, diarrhoea on Feb 11, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Forteo dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Rash
Adverse event was reported on Feb 07, 2014 by a Female taking Forteo (Dosage: 1 Pen Qd Subcutaneous) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 65 years of age, weighting 150.0 lb, After Forteo was administered, patient encountered several Forteo side effects: rash.

Sinusitis, Pyrexia
on Feb 26, 2014 Female from JP , 61 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Forteo. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Forteo side effects: sinusitis, pyrexia. Forteo dosage: Unk. Patient was hospitalized.


Nausea
on Feb 04, 2014 Female from US , 60 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Forteo. Patient felt the following Forteo side effects: nausea. Forteo dosage: N/A.

Compression Fracture
Patient was taking Forteo. After Forteo was administered, patient encountered several Forteo side effects: compression fracture on Feb 03, 2014 from JP Additional patient health information: Male , 85 years of age, . Forteo dosage: Unk. Patient was hospitalized.

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Adverse event was reported on Feb 03, 2014 by a Male taking Forteo (Dosage: Unk) . Location: JP , 84 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Forteo side effects: lumbar spinal stenosis.
Associated medications used:
  • Warfarin
Patient was hospitalized.

Gastric Cancer
on Feb 03, 2014 Female from JP , 88 years of age, was treated with Forteo. Patient felt the following Forteo side effects: gastric cancer. Forteo dosage: N/A.

Lymphocyte Count Abnormal, Dizziness, Weight Decreased, Asthenia, Blood Parathyroid Hormone Decreased, Renal Impairment, Depression, Blood Calcium Increased
on Mar 20, 2014 Female from BR , 82 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Forteo. After Forteo was administered, patient encountered several Forteo side effects: lymphocyte count abnormal, dizziness, weight decreased, asthenia, blood parathyroid hormone decreased, renal impairment, depression, blood calcium increased. Forteo dosage: N/A.

Arthralgia
Patient was taking Forteo. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Forteo side effects: arthralgia on Jan 30, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 51 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Forteo dosage: N/A.

Rash
Adverse event was reported on Jan 30, 2014 by a Female taking Forteo 600mcg Eli Lilly (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 88 years of age, Patient felt the following Forteo side effects: rash.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Cardiac Failure Congestive
on Jan 30, 2014 Female from US , 82 years of age, weighting 0.00 lb, was treated with Forteo. After Forteo was administered, patient encountered several Forteo side effects: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cardiac failure congestive. Forteo dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Pain In Extremity, Skin Discolouration, Nail Discolouration
on Jan 29, 2014 Female from US , 62 years of age, was treated with Forteo 600 Mcg/2.4 Ml Lilly. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Forteo side effects: pain in extremity, skin discolouration, nail discolouration. Forteo 600 Mcg/2.4 Ml Lilly dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Omeprazole
  • Gabapentin
  • Levothyroxine
  • Citalopram
  • Hydrocodone-apap
  • Fentanyl


Gastrointestinal Necrosis
Patient was taking Forteo. Patient felt the following Forteo side effects: gastrointestinal necrosis on Jan 30, 2014 from TW Additional patient health information: Male , 61 years of age, . Forteo dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Subdural Haematoma, Fall, Head Injury
Adverse event was reported on Jan 30, 2014 by a Male taking Forteo (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , child 10 years of age, After Forteo was administered, patient encountered several Forteo side effects: subdural haematoma, fall, head injury.

Osteonecrosis Of Jaw, Upper Limb Fracture, Lower Limb Fracture
on Jan 29, 2014 Female from TH , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Forteo. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Forteo side effects: osteonecrosis of jaw, upper limb fracture, lower limb fracture. Forteo dosage: N/A.

Fall, Loss Of Consciousness, Blood Glucose Decreased, Pneumonia, Confusional State, Off Label Use
on Jan 29, 2014 Female from US , 77 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Forteo. Patient felt the following Forteo side effects: fall, loss of consciousness, blood glucose decreased, pneumonia, confusional state, off label use. Forteo dosage: Unk, Qd.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Humalog Lispro
  • Glucagon


Vomiting
Patient was taking Forteo. After Forteo was administered, patient encountered several Forteo side effects: vomiting on Jan 28, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 51 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Forteo dosage: N/A.

Cerebral Infarction, Fall, Lumbar Vertebral Fracture, Back Pain, Bone Deformity
Adverse event was reported on Jan 29, 2014 by a Female taking Forteo (Dosage: Unk) . Location: JP , 79 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Forteo side effects: cerebral infarction, fall, lumbar vertebral fracture, back pain, bone deformity. Patient was hospitalized.

Dizziness, Yellow Skin, Chromaturia, Underdose
on Jan 28, 2014 Female from BR , 76 years of age, weighting 116.8 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Forteo. Patient felt the following Forteo side effects: dizziness, yellow skin, chromaturia, underdose. Forteo dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Calcio
  • Glukosamin
  • Sotacor (160 Mg, Each Evening)
  • Rivotril (Unk, Qd)
  • Captopril (Unk, Bid)
  • Dipirona (Unk, Other)


Hypertension
on Jan 27, 2014 Female from US , 84 years of age, was treated with Forteo. After Forteo was administered, patient encountered several Forteo side effects: hypertension. Forteo dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Calcium
  • Vitamin D
  • Aspirin
  • Metronidazole
  • Sandostatin Lar
Patient was hospitalized.

Varicose Vein
Patient was taking Forteo. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Forteo side effects: varicose vein on Jan 28, 2014 from JP Additional patient health information: Female , 73 years of age, . Forteo dosage: Unk Unk, Each Evening.

Pleural Effusion, Cardiac Failure, Renal Failure, Pulmonary Oedema, Blood Glucose Increased
Adverse event was reported on Feb 06, 2014 by a Female taking Forteo (Dosage: 20 Ug, Qd) was diagnosed with and. Location: BR , 77 years of age, Patient felt the following Forteo side effects: pleural effusion, cardiac failure, renal failure, pulmonary oedema, blood glucose increased.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Paracetamol (750 Mg, Every 6 Hrs)
  • Hidroclorotiazida (25 Mg, Qd)
  • Stugeron (25 Mg, Qd)
  • Omeprazol /00661201/ (Unk, Bid)
Patient was hospitalized.

Blood Calcium Increased, Haemoglobin Decreased, Off Label Use, Pleural Effusion, Cardiomegaly
on Jan 27, 2014 Female from US , 78 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Forteo. After Forteo was administered, patient encountered several Forteo side effects: blood calcium increased, haemoglobin decreased, off label use, pleural effusion, cardiomegaly. Forteo dosage: Unk, Qd.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Norvasc (5 Mg, Unk)
  • Concor (2.5 Mg, Unk)
  • Prozac (20 Mg, Unk)


Hyperparathyroidism Primary, Renal Failure Acute
on Feb 07, 2014 Female from JP , 81 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Forteo. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Forteo side effects: hyperparathyroidism primary, renal failure acute. Forteo dosage: Unk. Patient was hospitalized.

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Keep Track of Side Effects

Note Your Observations

It is really important to keep of your symptoms, right from the time you start a new medicine. You can do it any way you prefer: in a notebook, in a computer file or using our online tool. You should also note down any other medicines you are taking at the same time, because there could be an interaction between these medicines.

Why Your Notes are Important

Your notes could be helpful in several ways:

  • You can use them to remind you of details that may alert your health care professional(s) to a problem
  • You will have a record to refer to in the future, in case you are ever prescribed the same medicine again

  • Log Form

    You can use the following log form to write down important information, like the date and time you experienced a side effect and your symptoms, how strong the symptoms were, and any other medicines you were using.

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    Scale: 1 = very mild to 10 = very bad


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