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Review: could Carboplatin cause Anaphylaxis?
Summary: Anaphylaxis is found among people who take Carboplatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Taxol, and have Ovarian cancer.
We study 28,842 people who have side effects while taking Carboplatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 271 have Anaphylaxis. Find out below who they are, when they have Anaphylaxis and more.
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Carboplatin (latest outcomes from 28,931 users) has active ingredients of carboplatin. It is often used in cancer.
Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death) (latest reports from 28,888 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, asthma, high blood pressure, premedication, pain.
On Nov, 26, 2014: 28,842 people reported to have side effects when taking Carboplatin. Among them, 271 people (0.94%) have Anaphylaxis.
Time on Carboplatin when people have Anaphylaxis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Carboplatin * :
Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Carboplatin * :
Severity of Anaphylaxis when taking Carboplatin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anaphylaxis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Ovarian cancer (70 people, 25.83%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (25 people, 9.23%)
- Breast cancer (10 people, 3.69%)
- Hypersensitivity (9 people, 3.32%)
- Lung neoplasm malignant (9 people, 3.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Taxol (65 people, 23.99%)
- Paclitaxel (55 people, 20.30%)
- Dexamethasone (33 people, 12.18%)
- Zantac (31 people, 11.44%)
- Decadron (27 people, 9.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Asked by a 35 year old woman who has Anaphylactic Reaction, and takes Epipen)
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Treated with 3 courses of R-CHOP plus radiotherapy for Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of orbit of eye in 2010. In complete remission until 2014 then relapse of genetically identical tumor in maxillary sinus. Recently have received 3 courses of R-ICE. During the past week I have had a cardiac ECHO ...
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(Asked by a 66 year old woman who has Carcinoma - Ductal, Breast Cancer Her2+, Non-metastatic, and takes Carboplatin, Taxotere, Herceptin)
My concern is the potential for cardiac damage from taking Herceptin. The research on Herceptin for highly HER2 positive breast cancer seems less than clear that 12 months of treatment has truly significant benefit over 6 months. With a pre-existing heart condition of PAT (rx metoprolol) and also hi ...
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after taking the series of carboplatin and taxol combination, the ca 125 numbers hat had reached a low of in the 20's had rebounded to the 50's.
Also, the neuropathy in the right hand and foot had reached a serious stage.
At this point, the md decided to change the regimen to gemcitabine and carbo ...
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