Review: could Cellcept cause Platelet Count Decreased?


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 Renal transplant . We study 20,011 people who have side effects while taking Cellcept from FDA and social media. Among them, 764 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 20,902 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 135,153 Platelet count decreased patients).

On Oct, 18, 2016

20,011 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept.
Among them, 764 people (3.82%) have Platelet Count Decreased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cellcept cause Platelet count decreased?

Time on Cellcept when people have Platelet Count Decreased *:

  • < 1 month: 44.52 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.74 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.97 %
  • 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: 43.17 %
  • male: 56.83 %

Age of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Cellcept *:

  • 0-1: 0.15 %
  • 2-9: 3.76 %
  • 10-19: 5.11 %
  • 20-29: 5.86 %
  • 30-39: 12.63 %
  • 40-49: 16.84 %
  • 50-59: 27.07 %
  • 60+: 28.57 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Renal Transplant (133 people, 17.41%)
  • Liver Transplant (40 people, 5.24%)
  • Immunosuppression (38 people, 4.97%)
  • Prophylaxis (26 people, 3.40%)
  • Hypertension (26 people, 3.40%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prograf (248 people, 32.46%)
  • Prednisone (154 people, 20.16%)
  • Neoral (149 people, 19.50%)
  • Bactrim (97 people, 12.70%)
  • Lasix (90 people, 11.78%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Anaemia (117 people, 15.31%)
  • Haemoglobin Decreased (100 people, 13.09%)
  • Pyrexia (99 people, 12.96%)
  • Blood Creatinine Increased (82 people, 10.73%)
  • White Blood Cell Count Decreased (73 people, 9.55%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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