Related topic: Casodex, Muscle pain
Review: could Casodex cause Muscle pain?
Summary: Muscle pain could be caused by Casodex, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Zometa, and have Prostate cancer.
We study 6,175 people who have side effects while taking Casodex from FDA and social media. Among them, 105 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now, it's anonymous, simple & free >>>
Casodex (latest outcomes from 6,216 users) has active ingredients of bicalutamide. It is often used in prostate cancer.
Muscle pain (muscle pain) (latest reports from 500,579 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 6,167 people reported to have side effects when taking Casodex. Among them, 105 people (1.70%) have Muscle Pain. They amount to 0.02% of all the 500,347 people who have Muscle Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Casodex when people have Muscle pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle pain||20.00%||5.00%||55.00%||10.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00% |
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Casodex * :
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.33%||6.67%||90.00% |
Severity of Muscle pain when taking Casodex ** :
How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer (31 people, 29.52%)
- Prostate cancer metastatic (15 people, 14.29%)
- Metastases to bone (14 people, 13.33%)
- Pain (11 people, 10.48%)
- Sleep disorder (9 people, 8.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (58 people, 55.24%)
- Lupron (31 people, 29.52%)
- Zoladex (29 people, 27.62%)
- Aspirin (23 people, 21.90%)
- Zocor (22 people, 20.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
On eHealthMe, Casodex (bicalutamide) is often used for prostate cancer. Find out below the conditions Casodex is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Casodex used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 days ago):
Increased from 25 mg (long time use) to 50 mg 4 months ago
From this study (1 week ago):
After doubling my Depakote dose, my abdomen is swollen and I am so dizzy and hallucinating so badly I can barely read. My nausea and pain are so severe, very effective drugs at doses that are a significant amount to my system are barely helping. Due to the weather and thus swelling of my previous Chiai Malformation Decompression Brain Surgery site, I have significant and debilitating headache pain and other Chiari symptoms are much worse than usual.
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Casodex, Muscle pain
More reviews for: Casodex, Muscle pain
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.