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 . We study 20,319 people who have side effects while taking Cellcept from FDA. Among them, 783 have Platelet count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Platelet count decreased and more.
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Cellcept has active ingredients of mycophenolate mofetil. It is often used in kidney transplant. (latest outcomes from Cellcept 20,918 users)
Platelet Count Decreased
Platelet count decreased has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 135,177 Platelet count decreased patients).
On Jan, 26, 2017
20,319 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept.
Among them, 783 people (3.85%) have Platelet Count Decreased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cellcept when people have Platelet Count Decreased *:
- < 1 month: 43.87 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.68 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.68 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.52 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.16 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.52 %
- 10+ years: 2.58 %
Gender of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Cellcept *:
- female: 43.39 %
- male: 56.61 %
Age of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Cellcept *:
- 0-1: 0.15 %
- 2-9: 3.83 %
- 10-19: 5.01 %
- 20-29: 5.74 %
- 30-39: 12.37 %
- 40-49: 16.94 %
- 50-59: 27.25 %
- 60+: 28.72 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Kidney Transplant (138 people, 17.62%)
- Liver Transplant (42 people, 5.36%)
- Immunodeficiency Disorders (39 people, 4.98%)
- Preventive Health Care (27 people, 3.45%)
- High Blood Pressure (27 people, 3.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prograf (254 people, 32.44%)
- Prednisone (158 people, 20.18%)
- Neoral (149 people, 19.03%)
- Bactrim (101 people, 12.90%)
- Lasix (90 people, 11.49%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (120 people, 15.33%)
- Fever (104 people, 13.28%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (101 people, 12.90%)
- Agranulocytosis (86 people, 10.98%)
- Blood Creatinine Increased (84 people, 10.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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