Review: could Casodex cause Kidney stones?
We study 6,177 people who have side effects while taking Casodex from FDA and social media. Among them, 90 have Kidney stones. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney stones and more.
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Casodex (latest outcomes from 6,219 users) has active ingredients of bicalutamide. It is often used in prostate cancer.
Kidney stones (latest reports from 106,272 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.
On Aug, 22, 2014: 6,177 people reported to have side effects when taking Casodex. Among them, 90 people (1.46%) have Kidney Stones. They amount to 0.08% of all the 106,230 people who have Kidney Stones on eHealthMe.
Time on Casodex when people have Kidney stones * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney stones||0.00%||72.41%||17.24%||0.00%||10.34%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Kidney stones when taking Casodex * :
|Kidney stones||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.34%||24.14%||65.52% |
Severity of Kidney stones when taking Casodex ** :
How people recovered from Kidney stones ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer (50 people, 55.56%)
- Metastases to bone (40 people, 44.44%)
- Insomnia (32 people, 35.56%)
- Bone disorder (23 people, 25.56%)
- Pain (23 people, 25.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (90 people, 100.00%)
- Lupron (80 people, 88.89%)
- Peridex (49 people, 54.44%)
- Zoladex (44 people, 48.89%)
- Aredia (40 people, 44.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Kidney Stones is also known as: Nephrolithiasis, Renal calculi, Stones - kidney.
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