Review: could Casodex cause Kidney Stones?


Kidney stones is found among people who take Casodex, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Prostate cancer . We study 6,604 people who have side effects while taking Casodex from FDA and social media. Among them, 97 have Kidney stones. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney stones and more.

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Casodex has active ingredients of bicalutamide. It is often used in prostate cancer. (latest outcomes from Casodex 6,582 users)

Kidney Stones

Kidney stones has been reported by people with pain, drug ineffective, weakness, diarrhea, joint pain (latest reports from 15,877 Kidney stones patients).

On Aug, 22, 2016

6,604 people reported to have side effects when taking Casodex.
Among them, 97 people (1.47%) have Kidney Stones

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Casodex cause Kidney stones?

Time on Casodex when people have Kidney Stones *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 70 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Kidney Stones when taking Casodex *:

  • female: 4.12 %
  • male: 95.88 %

Age of people who have Kidney Stones when taking Casodex *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 1.22 %
  • 40-49: 15.85 %
  • 50-59: 18.29 %
  • 60+: 64.63 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prostate Cancer (34 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (27 people)
  • Prophylaxis (16 people)
  • Prostate Cancer Metastatic (11 people)
  • Pain (10 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (77 people)
  • Lupron (70 people)
  • Peridex (37 people)
  • Vicodin (28 people)
  • Lisinopril (28 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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