Review: could Celebrex cause Cancer - prostate?
Summary: Cancer - prostate could be caused by Celebrex, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Lipitor, and have Arthritis.
We study 72,788 people who have side effects while taking Celebrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 136 have Cancer - prostate. Find out below who they are, when they have Cancer - prostate and more.
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Celebrex (latest outcomes from 74,418 users) has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis.
Cancer - prostate
Cancer - prostate (latest reports from 53,415 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, erection problems.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 72,788 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex. Among them, 136 people (0.19%) have Cancer - Prostate. They amount to 0.25% of all the 53,549 people who have Cancer - Prostate on eHealthMe.
Time on Celebrex when people have Cancer - prostate * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cancer - prostate||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Cancer - prostate when taking Celebrex * :
|Cancer - prostate||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Cancer - prostate when taking Celebrex * :
|Cancer - prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||15.24%||80.00% |
Severity of Cancer - prostate when taking Celebrex ** :
How people recovered from Cancer - prostate ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthritis (17 people, 12.50%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (14 people, 10.29%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (13 people, 9.56%)
- Hypertension (13 people, 9.56%)
- Erectile dysfunction (12 people, 8.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (41 people, 30.15%)
- Zometa (33 people, 24.26%)
- Aspirin (32 people, 23.53%)
- Levaquin (31 people, 22.79%)
- Vioxx (30 people, 22.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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