Could Cisplatin cause Macrocytosis - from FDA reports
Macrocytosis is reported only by a few people who take Cisplatin. We study 47,938 people who have side effects while taking Cisplatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Macrocytosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Macrocytosis and more.
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Cisplatin has active ingredients of cisplatin. It is often used in chemotherapy. (latest outcomes from Cisplatin 48,087 users)
Macrocytosis (enlargement of red blood cells with near-constant haemoglobin concentration) has been reported by people with hiv infection, osteoporosis, depression, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 1,299 Macrocytosis patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
47,938 people reported to have side effects when taking Cisplatin.
Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Macrocytosis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cisplatin when people have Macrocytosis *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Macrocytosis when taking Cisplatin *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Macrocytosis when taking Cisplatin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 33.33 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 33.33 %
- 60+: 33.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Small Cell Lung Cancer Limited Stage (1 person, 33.33%)
- Gastric Cancer (1 person, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vepesid (1 person, 33.33%)
- Ondansetron (1 person, 33.33%)
- Mutamycin (1 person, 33.33%)
- Fluorouracil (1 person, 33.33%)
- Camptosar (1 person, 33.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Thrombocytopenia (2 people, 66.67%)
- Agranulocytosis (2 people, 66.67%)
- Refractory Anaemia (1 person, 33.33%)
- Post-Operative Wound Infection (1 person, 33.33%)
- Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (1 person, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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