eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools

Review: could Cellcept cause Platelet count decreased?

We study 15,513 people who have side effects while taking Cellcept from FDA and social media. Among them, 238 have Platelet count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Platelet count decreased and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Cellcept and have Platelet count decreased >>>

Cellcept

Cellcept (latest outcomes from 15,783 users) has active ingredients of mycophenolate mofetil. It is often used in systemic lupus erythematosus.

Platelet count decreased

Platelet count decreased (latest reports from 241,706 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.

On Aug, 13, 2014: 15,512 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept. Among them, 238 people (1.53%) have Platelet Count Decreased. They amount to 0.10% of all the 244,676 people who have Platelet Count Decreased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Platelet count decreased in Cellcept reports

Time on Cellcept when people have Platelet count decreased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Platelet count decreased50.68%30.14%5.48%1.37%6.85%2.74%2.74%

Gender of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Cellcept * :

FemaleMale
Platelet count decreased43.06%56.94%

Age of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Cellcept * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Platelet count decreased0.00%6.61%5.45%12.06%8.56%17.51%26.07%23.74%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Renal transplant (58 people, 24.37%)
  2. Liver transplant (16 people, 6.72%)
  3. Lung transplant (12 people, 5.04%)
  4. Bone marrow transplant (9 people, 3.78%)
  5. Renal failure chronic (9 people, 3.78%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prograf (112 people, 47.06%)
  2. Neoral (56 people, 23.53%)
  3. Prednisone (49 people, 20.59%)
  4. Simulect (42 people, 17.65%)
  5. Solu-medrol (41 people, 17.23%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group to help out with your experience or learn from others anytime and anywhere:
- group for people who take Cellcept and have Platelet Count Decreased
- group for people who take Cellcept
- group for people who have Platelet Count Decreased

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • I have developed sever leg pain on my left leg over the pass three weeks. the pain is there all the time. I am wondering if I can have a possible blood clot due to medication.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Dry, red, bumpy rash. Mostly on face, neck and upper body.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • Taking amlodipine 5 mg and losartan 50 mg daily for hypertension .

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Cellcept, Platelet count decreased

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Low platelet blood count
    Kidney transplant had been performed 10 years ago.Mycophenolate mofetil was introduced 5 years ago to replace azathioprine.It has caused various undesirable side effects like severe diarrhea,nausea,nose and gum bleeding and low platelet count.Most of them were reduced as soon as the dose decreased e ...

More reviews for: Cellcept, Platelet count decreased

On eHealthMe, Cellcept (mycophenolate mofetil) is often used for systemic lupus erythematosus. Find out below the conditions Cellcept is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Cellcept used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

40 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Ranitidine for a 32-year old woman who has Acid Reflux (4 minutes ago)

- Methotrexate for a 53-year old woman who has Psoriati ... (15 minutes ago)

- Coenzyme Q10, Ubiquinol for a 63-year old woman who h ... (1 hour ago)

Related study

- Cellcept side effects

 

Related symptom

- Platelet Count Decreased

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Rash first noticed Sunday morning. Was taking coq10 f ... " (1 hour ago)

- "Have been taking Prilosec OTC for 4 days and have had ... " (2 hours ago)

- "I'm having oral surgery in a couple of days & dentist ... " (5 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Anxiety and Propranolol Hydrochloride

- Pain - Ankle

- Novalgin and Lyrica

- Depression and Sulfasalazine

- Aleve and Pradaxa

 

Popular searches

- Evodiae
- Conduction Disorder
- Asterixis
- Sjogrens Syndrome
- Ultrasound Kidney Abnormal

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Cellcept, Depacon drug interactions (0 second ago)

- Valproic Acid, Voltaren drug interactions (1 second ago)

- Megace, Reopro drug interactions (2 seconds ago)

- Proctalgia Fugax in Cysto-conray (3 seconds ago)

- Heart Palpitations in Parathyroid Disorder (4 seconds ago)

   

All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.