Cyclosporine and Interstitial lung disease - from FDA reports
Interstitial lung disease is found among people who take Cyclosporine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Prednisolone, and have Stem cell transplant. This review analyzes which people have Interstitial lung disease with Cyclosporine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 28,511 people who have side effects when taking Cyclosporine from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 29, 2017
28,511 people reported to have side effects when taking Cyclosporine.
Among them, 305 people (1.07%) have Interstitial lung disease
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cyclosporine when people have Interstitial lung disease *:
- < 1 month: 38.6 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40.35 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.02 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.26 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.77 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Interstitial lung disease when taking Cyclosporine *:
- female: 47.2 %
- male: 52.8 %
Age of people who have Interstitial lung disease when taking Cyclosporine *:
- 0-1: 0.36 %
- 2-9: 8.39 %
- 10-19: 5.84 %
- 20-29: 5.84 %
- 30-39: 5.47 %
- 40-49: 12.04 %
- 50-59: 22.26 %
- 60+: 39.78 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stem Cell Transplant (30 people, 9.84%)
- Dermatomyositis (26 people, 8.52%)
- Preventive Health Care (19 people, 6.23%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (15 people, 4.92%)
- Bone Marrow Transplant (14 people, 4.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisolone (89 people, 29.18%)
- Methotrexate (71 people, 23.28%)
- Cyclophosphamide (48 people, 15.74%)
- Methylprednisolone (36 people, 11.80%)
- Mycophenolate Mofetil (34 people, 11.15%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Respiratory Acidosis (60 people, 19.67%)
- Fever (42 people, 13.77%)
- Cytomegalovirus Infection (39 people, 12.79%)
- Breathing Difficulty (38 people, 12.46%)
- Low Tissue Oxygen (33 people, 10.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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