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 Preventive health care. This review analyzes which people have Colorectal cancer with Actos. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 43,167 people who have side effects when taking Actos from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 24, 2017
43,167 people reported to have side effects when taking Actos.
Among them, 75 people (0.17%) have Colorectal cancer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Actos when people have Colorectal cancer *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 38.89 %
- 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Colorectal cancer when taking Actos *:
- female: 31.51 %
- male: 68.49 %
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: 1.56 %
- 40-49: 3.12 %
- 50-59: 17.19 %
- 60+: 78.12 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Preventive Health Care (7 people, 9.33%)
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 8.00%)
- Pain (4 people, 5.33%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (3 people, 4.00%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (2 people, 2.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Glyburide (13 people, 17.33%)
- Lantus (8 people, 10.67%)
- Amaryl (7 people, 9.33%)
- Lasix (6 people, 8.00%)
- Alprazolam (6 people, 8.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Oedema Peripheral (8 people, 10.67%)
- Metastases To Liver (6 people, 8.00%)
- Weight Decreased (5 people, 6.67%)
- Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control (5 people, 6.67%)
- Blood Glucose Increased (5 people, 6.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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