Review: could Cellcept cause Electrolyte Imbalance?


Summary

Electrolyte imbalance is found among people who take Cellcept, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tacrolimus, and have Renal transplant . We study 18,798 people who have side effects while taking Cellcept from FDA and social media. Among them, 33 have Electrolyte imbalance. Find out below who they are, when they have Electrolyte imbalance and more.

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Cellcept

Cellcept has active ingredients of mycophenolate mofetil. It is often used in kidney transplant. (latest outcomes from Cellcept 20,296 users)

Electrolyte Imbalance

Electrolyte imbalance has been reported by people with pain, drug ineffective, weakness, diarrhea, pneumonia (latest reports from 6,811 Electrolyte imbalance patients).

On Sep, 12, 2016

18,798 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept.
Among them, 33 people (0.18%) have Electrolyte Imbalance


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cellcept cause Electrolyte imbalance?

Time on Cellcept when people have Electrolyte Imbalance *:

  • < 1 month: 57.14 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.14 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Electrolyte Imbalance when taking Cellcept *:

  • female: 42.42 %
  • male: 57.58 %

Age of people who have Electrolyte Imbalance when taking Cellcept *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.23 %
  • 20-29: 22.58 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 22.58 %
  • 50-59: 9.68 %
  • 60+: 41.94 %

Severity if Electrolyte Imbalance when taking Cellcept **:

  • least: 100 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Renal Transplant (13 people, 39.39%)
  • Hypertension (8 people, 24.24%)
  • Immunosuppression (7 people, 21.21%)
  • Vitamin Supplementation (5 people, 15.15%)
  • Blood Uric Acid Increased (5 people, 15.15%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tacrolimus (13 people, 39.39%)
  • Prednisone (12 people, 36.36%)
  • Bactrim (11 people, 33.33%)
  • Valcyte (10 people, 30.30%)
  • Neoral (9 people, 27.27%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Diarrhoea (17 people, 51.52%)
  • Hyponatraemia (7 people, 21.21%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (6 people, 18.18%)
  • Nausea (6 people, 18.18%)
  • Blood Sodium Decreased (6 people, 18.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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