Celebrex and Stevens-johnson syndrome - from FDA reports
Stevens-johnson syndrome 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 Bextra, and have Ill-defined disorder . We study 94,150 people who have side effects while taking Celebrex from FDA. Among them, 543 have Stevens-johnson syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Stevens-johnson syndrome and more.
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Celebrex has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Celebrex 96,979 users)
Stevens-johnson syndrome (an immune-complex-mediated hypersensitivity disorder. it ranges from mild skin and mucous membrane lesions to a severe) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, convulsion, epilepsy, bipolar disorder, fever (latest reports from 34,801 Stevens-johnson syndrome patients).
On Jan, 25, 2017
94,150 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex.
Among them, 543 people (0.58%) have Stevens-johnson Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Celebrex when people have Stevens-johnson Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 55.38 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.85 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.54 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.54 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Stevens-johnson Syndrome when taking Celebrex *:
- female: 65.48 %
- male: 34.52 %
Age of people who have Stevens-johnson Syndrome when taking Celebrex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.6 %
- 20-29: 3.6 %
- 30-39: 5.71 %
- 40-49: 21.32 %
- 50-59: 16.22 %
- 60+: 52.55 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Ill-Defined Disorder (38 people, 7.00%)
- Pain (33 people, 6.08%)
- Arthritis (32 people, 5.89%)
- Osteoarthritis (27 people, 4.97%)
- Joint Pain (22 people, 4.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Bextra (120 people, 22.10%)
- Vioxx (50 people, 9.21%)
- Norvasc (31 people, 5.71%)
- Lipitor (31 people, 5.71%)
- Acetaminophen (30 people, 5.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Heart Attack (103 people, 18.97%)
- Thrombosis (93 people, 17.13%)
- Pulmonary Embolism (87 people, 16.02%)
- Stroke (86 people, 15.84%)
- Organ Failure (86 people, 15.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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