Review: could Celebrex cause Dementia alzheimer's type?
Summary: Dementia alzheimer's type could be caused by Celebrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Ativan, and have Arthritis.
We study 72,788 people who have side effects while taking Celebrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 69 have Dementia alzheimer's type. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia alzheimer's type and more.
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Celebrex (latest outcomes from 74,418 users) has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis.
Dementia alzheimer's type
Dementia alzheimer's type (loss of mental ability with alzheimer's symptom) (latest reports from 24,810 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, high blood cholesterol, diabetes.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 72,780 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex. Among them, 69 people (0.09%) have Dementia Alzheimer's Type. They amount to 0.28% of all the 24,769 people who have Dementia Alzheimer's Type on eHealthMe.
Time on Celebrex when people have Dementia alzheimer's type * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dementia alzheimer's type||0.00%||22.22%||11.11%||44.44%||22.22%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Dementia alzheimer's type when taking Celebrex * :
|Dementia alzheimer's type||73.24%||26.76% |
Age of people who have Dementia alzheimer's type when taking Celebrex * :
|Dementia alzheimer's type||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.00%||6.00%||82.00% |
Severity of Dementia alzheimer's type when taking Celebrex ** :
How people recovered from Dementia alzheimer's type ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthritis (12 people, 17.39%)
- Hypertension (10 people, 14.49%)
- Anxiety (9 people, 13.04%)
- Diabetes mellitus (8 people, 11.59%)
- Osteoarthritis (7 people, 10.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ativan (21 people, 30.43%)
- Aspirin (19 people, 27.54%)
- Norvasc (15 people, 21.74%)
- Vioxx (15 people, 21.74%)
- Prevacid (14 people, 20.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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