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Review: could Cellcept cause Vitamin b12 deficiency?

Summary: Vitamin b12 deficiency is found among people who take Cellcept, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, also take medication Prednisone, and have Renal failure chronic.

We study 15,523 people who have side effects while taking Cellcept from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Vitamin b12 deficiency. Find out below who they are, when they have Vitamin b12 deficiency and more.

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Cellcept

Cellcept has active ingredients of mycophenolate mofetil. It is often used in systemic lupus erythematosus. (latest outcomes from 15,796 Cellcept users)

Vitamin b12 deficiency

Vitamin b12 deficiency has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 2,483 Vitamin b12 deficiency patients)

On Jan, 3, 2015: 15,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept. Among them, 6 people (0.04%) have Vitamin B12 Deficiency.

Trend of Vitamin b12 deficiency in Cellcept reports

Time on Cellcept when people have Vitamin b12 deficiency * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Vitamin b12 deficiency when taking Cellcept * :

FemaleMale
Vitamin b12 deficiency16.67%83.33%

Age of people who have Vitamin b12 deficiency when taking Cellcept * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Vitamin b12 deficiency0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%16.67%50.00%0.00%

Severity of Vitamin b12 deficiency when taking Cellcept ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Vitamin b12 deficiency ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Renal failure chronic (3 people, 50.00%)
  2. Myasthenia gravis (3 people, 50.00%)
  3. Osteoporosis (2 people, 33.33%)
  4. Anaemia (2 people, 33.33%)
  5. Arthritis (1 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone (4 people, 66.67%)
  2. Aspirin (3 people, 50.00%)
  3. Hydralazine hcl (3 people, 50.00%)
  4. Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim (3 people, 50.00%)
  5. Lisinopril (3 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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