Review: could Cisplatin cause Macrocytosis?


Summary

Macrocytosis is reported only by a few people who take Cisplatin. We study 38,856 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

Cisplatin has active ingredients of cisplatin. It is often used in lung cancer - non-small cell. (latest outcomes from Cisplatin 46,937 users)

Macrocytosis

Macrocytosis (enlargement of red blood cells with near-constant haemoglobin concentration) has been reported by people with drug withdrawal syndrome neonatal, joint pain (latest reports from 1,280 Macrocytosis patients).

On Aug, 30, 2016

38,856 people reported to have side effects when taking Cisplatin.
Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Macrocytosis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cisplatin cause Macrocytosis?

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%)
  • Camptosar (1 person, 33.33%)
  • 6-Mercaptopurine (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Thrombocytopenia (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Neutropenia (2 people, 66.67%)
  • White Blood Cell Count Increased (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Blood Culture Positive (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Atelectasis (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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