Avastin and Nasal congestion - from FDA reports
Nasal congestion is found among people who take Avastin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Lung cancer - non-small cell. This review analyzes which people have Nasal congestion with Avastin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 45,267 people who have side effects when taking Avastin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 09, 2017
45,267 people reported to have side effects when taking Avastin.
Among them, 83 people (0.18%) have Nasal congestion
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Avastin when people have Nasal congestion *:
- < 1 month: 4.17 %
- 1 - 6 months: 41.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.17 %
- 1 - 2 years: 50.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Nasal congestion when taking Avastin *:
- female: 70.73 %
- male: 29.27 %
Age of people who have Nasal congestion when taking Avastin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 6.12 %
- 40-49: 16.33 %
- 50-59: 38.78 %
- 60+: 38.78 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (13 people, 15.66%)
- Hypercalcaemia Of Malignancy (11 people, 13.25%)
- Pain (9 people, 10.84%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (8 people, 9.64%)
- Breast Cancer (7 people, 8.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (40 people, 48.19%)
- Taxotere (31 people, 37.35%)
- Taxol (27 people, 32.53%)
- Decadron (25 people, 30.12%)
- Coumadin (25 people, 30.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (45 people, 54.22%)
- Fatigue (43 people, 51.81%)
- Death (42 people, 50.60%)
- Rashes (37 people, 44.58%)
- Breathing Difficulty (37 people, 44.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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