Review: could Celebrex cause Renal impairment?
Summary: Renal impairment is found among people who take Celebrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure.
We study 72,903 people who have side effects while taking Celebrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 501 have Renal impairment. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal impairment and more.
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Celebrex has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 74,547 Celebrex users)
Renal impairment (severely reduced kidney function) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, high blood cholesterol, kidney transplant. (latest reports from 35,404 Renal impairment patients)
On Feb, 1, 2015: 72,892 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex. Among them, 501 people (0.69%) have Renal Impairment.
Time on Celebrex when people have Renal impairment * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Renal impairment||30.43%||17.39%||17.39%||5.80%||20.29%||8.70%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Renal impairment when taking Celebrex * :
|Renal impairment||54.38%||45.62% |
Age of people who have Renal impairment when taking Celebrex * :
|Renal impairment||0.00%||0.00%||0.25%||0.49%||3.21%||5.68%||14.07%||76.30% |
Severity of Renal impairment when taking Celebrex ** :
How people recovered from Renal impairment ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (68 people, 13.57%)
- Arthritis (53 people, 10.58%)
- Multiple myeloma (43 people, 8.58%)
- Arthralgia (40 people, 7.98%)
- Osteoarthritis (31 people, 6.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (96 people, 19.16%)
- Trasylol (78 people, 15.57%)
- Lipitor (78 people, 15.57%)
- Aspirin (75 people, 14.97%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (70 people, 13.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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