Review: could Cellcept cause Electrolyte imbalance?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 22, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 15,464 people who take Cellcept. Among them, 30 have Electrolyte imbalance. See who they are, when they have Electrolyte imbalance and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Cellcept (latest outcomes from 15,764 users) has active ingredients of mycophenolate mofetil. It is often used in kidney transplant, systemic lupus erythematosus. Commonly reported side effects of Cellcept include fever, diarrhea, blood creatinine increased, anaemia, diarrhoea aggravated.
Electrolyte imbalance (latest reports from 30,792 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, pain, depression.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 14,548 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept. Among them, 30 people (0.21%) have Electrolyte Imbalance.
Time on Cellcept when people have Electrolyte imbalance * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Electrolyte imbalance||57.14%||28.57%||7.14%||0.00%||0.00%||7.14%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Electrolyte imbalance when taking Cellcept * :
|Electrolyte imbalance||43.33%||56.67% |
Age of people who have Electrolyte imbalance when taking Cellcept * :
|Electrolyte imbalance||0.00%||0.00%||3.57%||25.00%||0.00%||21.43%||3.57%||46.43% |
Severity of Electrolyte imbalance when taking Cellcept ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Electrolyte imbalance||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Electrolyte imbalance ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Renal transplant (13 people, 43.33%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 26.67%)
- Immunosuppression (7 people, 23.33%)
- Vitamin supplementation (6 people, 20.00%)
- Hypokalaemia (6 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tacrolimus (13 people, 43.33%)
- Prednisone (12 people, 40.00%)
- Valcyte (10 people, 33.33%)
- Bactrim (10 people, 33.33%)
- Neoral (9 people, 30.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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14 YEARS AFTER KIDNEY TRANSPLANT. I CAN'T WALK SOME DAYS THE PAIN IS SO BAD. I HAVE SEVERE NEUROPATHY IN FEET & FEEL VERY TIRED & WEAK 3 & SOME DAYS 4 DAYS A WEEK. ALSO VERY NAUSEOUS AFTER EATING & VOMIT SOON AFTER I EAT. MY TEETH ARE SO BAD. THEY CHIP OR JUST FALL OUT & MY VISION IS VERY BAD THAT I GOT A WARNING OF LOSING MY SIGHT IF I DON'T GO BACK & TAKE CARE OF EYES. MY FAMILY THINKS I JUST DON'T WANT TO GO OUT & I SHOULD PUSH MYSELF & I DON'T NEED PAIN MEDS. I DON'T DRINK OR SMOKE BECAUSE I CARE ABOUT MY KIDNEY. PEOPLE THINK MY OLDER SISTER IS YOUNGER THEN ME. I USED TO LOOK YOUNGER THEN MY AGE. NOT THE CASE ANYMORE. SORRY FOR HAVING YOU READ SO MUCH.
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