Review: could Cellcept cause Mouth Ulcers?


Mouth ulcers is found among people who take Cellcept, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Bactrim, and have Mouth ulceration . We study 15,840 people who have side effects while taking Cellcept from FDA and social media. Among them, 66 have Mouth ulcers. Find out below who they are, when they have Mouth ulcers and more.

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Mouth Ulcers

Mouth ulcers has been reported by people with cough, pain, nosebleed, joint pain, dental caries (latest reports from 10,711 Mouth ulcers patients).

On Aug, 20, 2016

15,840 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept.
Among them, 66 people (0.42%) have Mouth Ulcers

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cellcept cause Mouth ulcers?

Time on Cellcept when people have Mouth Ulcers *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 50 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Mouth Ulcers when taking Cellcept *:

  • female: 38.46 %
  • male: 61.54 %

Age of people who have Mouth Ulcers when taking Cellcept *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.82 %
  • 20-29: 10.91 %
  • 30-39: 23.64 %
  • 40-49: 27.27 %
  • 50-59: 27.27 %
  • 60+: 9.09 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Skin Ulcer (14 people)
  • Mouth Ulceration (14 people)
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (7 people)
  • Renal Transplant (4 people)
  • Heart Transplant (3 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Bactrim (24 people)
  • Prednisone (20 people)
  • Fosamax (19 people)
  • Plaquenil (18 people)
  • Keppra (14 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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