Actos and Colorectal cancer - from FDA reports
Colorectal cancer is found among people who take Actos, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Glyburide, and have Type 2 diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Colorectal cancer with Actos. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,791 people who have side effects when taking Actos from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 30, 2017
42,791 people reported to have side effects when taking Actos.
Among them, 54 people (0.13%) have Colorectal Cancer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Actos when people have Colorectal Cancer *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 9.09 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.18 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.09 %
- 2 - 5 years: 45.45 %
- 5 - 10 years: 18.18 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Colorectal Cancer when taking Actos *:
- female: 25 %
- male: 75 %
Age of people who have Colorectal Cancer when taking Actos *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.27 %
- 40-49: 4.55 %
- 50-59: 25.0 %
- 60+: 68.18 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (18 people, 33.33%)
- Diabetes (12 people, 22.22%)
- Preventive Health Care (7 people, 12.96%)
- High Blood Pressure (5 people, 9.26%)
- Pain (4 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Glyburide (11 people, 20.37%)
- Lantus (7 people, 12.96%)
- Lipitor (6 people, 11.11%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 11.11%)
- Oxaliplatin (5 people, 9.26%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Oedema Peripheral (6 people, 11.11%)
- Weight Decreased (5 people, 9.26%)
- Blood Glucose Increased (5 people, 9.26%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (4 people, 7.41%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 7.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Colorectal cancer when taking Actos?
Actos has active ingredients of pioglitazone hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Actos 43,407 users)
Colorectal cancer (colon cancer or bowel cancer) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, colon cancer, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, preventive health care (latest reports from 33,294 Colorectal cancer patients).
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