Review: could Carboplatin cause Anaphylaxis?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 28,833 people who take Carboplatin. Among them, 271 have Anaphylaxis. See who they are, when they have Anaphylaxis and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Carboplatin (latest outcomes from 27,836 users) has active ingredients of carboplatin. It is often used in cancer, lung cancer - non-small cell. Commonly reported side effects of Carboplatin include agranulocytosis, nausea, neutropenia aggravated, dehydration, fever.
Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death) (latest reports from 105,834 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, asthma, high blood pressure, premedication, pain.
On Feb, 14, 2014: 27,743 people reported to have side effects when taking Carboplatin. Among them, 263 people (0.95%) 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 (69 people, 26.24%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (25 people, 9.51%)
- Breast cancer (10 people, 3.80%)
- Lung neoplasm malignant (9 people, 3.42%)
- Angina pectoris (9 people, 3.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Taxol (64 people, 24.33%)
- Paclitaxel (54 people, 20.53%)
- Dexamethasone (33 people, 12.55%)
- Zantac (29 people, 11.03%)
- Decadron (27 people, 10.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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