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Review: could Cellcept cause G-tube insertion (Feeding tube insertion - gastrostomy)?

We study 15,517 people who have side effects while taking Cellcept from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have G-tube insertion. Find out below who they are, when they have G-tube insertion and more.

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Cellcept

Cellcept (latest outcomes from 15,787 users) has active ingredients of mycophenolate mofetil. It is often used in kidney transplant.

G-tube insertion

On Aug, 29, 2014: 15,513 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept. Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have G-tube Insertion. They amount to 0.23% of all the 1,325 people who have G-tube Insertion on eHealthMe.

Trend of G-tube insertion in Cellcept reports

Time on Cellcept when people have G-tube insertion * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
G-tube insertion0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have G-tube insertion when taking Cellcept * :

FemaleMale
G-tube insertion0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have G-tube insertion when taking Cellcept * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
G-tube insertion0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of G-tube insertion when taking Cellcept ** :

n/a

How people recovered from G-tube insertion ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Lung transplant (3 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prograf (3 people, 100.00%)
  2. Rapamune (3 people, 100.00%)
  3. Neoral (3 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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