Cellcept and Platelet count decreased - from FDA reports
Platelet count decreased 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 Prograf, and have Kidney transplant. This review analyzes which people have Platelet count decreased with Cellcept. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,373 people who have side effects when taking Cellcept from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 29, 2017
21,373 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept.
Among them, 812 people (3.8%) have Platelet Count Decreased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cellcept when people have Platelet Count Decreased *:
- < 1 month: 42.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.19 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.18 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.35 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.35 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.59 %
- 10+ years: 2.48 %
Gender of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Cellcept *:
- female: 42.78 %
- male: 57.22 %
Age of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Cellcept *:
- 0-1: 0.28 %
- 2-9: 3.68 %
- 10-19: 5.38 %
- 20-29: 6.23 %
- 30-39: 12.18 %
- 40-49: 17.14 %
- 50-59: 26.63 %
- 60+: 28.47 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Kidney Transplant (142 people, 17.49%)
- Liver Transplant (44 people, 5.42%)
- Immunodeficiency Disorders (43 people, 5.30%)
- High Blood Pressure (30 people, 3.69%)
- Preventive Health Care (28 people, 3.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prograf (261 people, 32.14%)
- Prednisone (158 people, 19.46%)
- Neoral (150 people, 18.47%)
- Bactrim (107 people, 13.18%)
- Lasix (90 people, 11.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (129 people, 15.89%)
- Fever (107 people, 13.18%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (104 people, 12.81%)
- Agranulocytosis (92 people, 11.33%)
- Blood Creatinine Increased (86 people, 10.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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