Review: could Avastin cause Vocal cord paralysis?
This is a review of Vocal cord paralysis (Laryngeal nerve damage) by studying 23,933 people who take Avastin. We analyze: the time on Avastin when people have Vocal cord paralysis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Vocal cord paralysis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Avastin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Avastin (latest outcomes from 22,120 users) has active ingredients of bevacizumab. It is often used in macular degeneration, glioblastoma multiforme. Commonly reported side effects of Avastin include diarrhea, diarrhoea aggravated, nausea aggravated, nausea, high blood pressure.
Vocal cord paralysis
Vocal cord paralysis (latest reports from 5,918 patients) has been reported by people with depression, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, breast cancer metastatic.
On Mar, 10, 2014: 23,933 people reported to have side effects when taking Avastin. Among them, 35 people (0.15%) have Vocal Cord Paralysis. They amount to 0.60% of all the 5,811 people who have Vocal Cord Paralysis.
Time on Avastin when people have Vocal cord paralysis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Vocal cord paralysis||50.00%||16.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Vocal cord paralysis when taking Avastin * :
|Vocal cord paralysis||77.78%||22.22% |
Age of people who have Vocal cord paralysis when taking Avastin * :
|Vocal cord paralysis||0.00%||0.00%||11.76%||0.00%||5.88%||5.88%||23.53%||52.94% |
Severity of Vocal cord paralysis when taking Avastin ** :
How people recovered from Vocal cord paralysis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (8 people, 22.86%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (7 people, 20.00%)
- Drug dependence (6 people, 17.14%)
- Osteonecrosis of jaw (4 people, 11.43%)
- Colon cancer metastatic (3 people, 8.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (14 people, 40.00%)
- Femara (13 people, 37.14%)
- Lorazepam (13 people, 37.14%)
- Taxotere (13 people, 37.14%)
- Xeloda (13 people, 37.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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