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 Diabetes mellitus . We study 31,701 people who have side effects while taking Actos from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Colorectal cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Colorectal cancer and more.
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Actos has active ingredients of pioglitazone hydrochloride. It is often used in type 2 diabetes. (latest outcomes from Actos 40,732 users)
Colorectal cancer (colon cancer or bowel cancer) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, death, rashes, disease progression, diarrhea (latest reports from 30,114 Colorectal cancer patients).
On Aug, 27, 2016
31,701 people reported to have side effects when taking Actos.
Among them, 45 people (0.14%) have Colorectal Cancer
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Am having radical prostatectomy Aug. 5, due to T1c tumor -- 30% of core F (2.5% of total), Glisan score 6 (3+3). I think the cancer may have been caused by my long-term use of pioglitazone to control chronic episodic hypoglycemia (Somogyi episides).
my blood work was normal I started xarelto in Apr of 2015 for a fib and had an maze ablation after I had high liver enzymes in my blood work. I went to a Hematologist and she told me it looks like I now have a lupus antibody. My cardiologist said it may be cause by the xarelto so in September I ...
Was taking heavy doses of Vicodin for approx 5 years for back pain. I noticed blood in my stool, then on toilet paper too. Thought it might be from hemmorhoids or constipation, which was terrible and painful. Finally went to Dr. after bleeding for a year, had colonoscopy, found out it was a ...
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