Review: could Cytoxan cause Infusion Site Extravasation?


Infusion site extravasation is reported only by a few people who take Cytoxan. We study 8,588 people who have side effects while taking Cytoxan from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Infusion site extravasation. Find out below who they are, when they have Infusion site extravasation and more.

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Cytoxan has active ingredients of cyclophosphamide. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Cytoxan 8,879 users)

Infusion Site Extravasation

Infusion site extravasation (flow of (blood or lymph) from infusion site) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, immunodeficiency common variable, osteoporosis (latest reports from 1,605 Infusion site extravasation patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

8,588 people reported to have side effects when taking Cytoxan.
Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Infusion Site Extravasation

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cytoxan cause Infusion site extravasation?

Gender of people who have Infusion Site Extravasation when taking Cytoxan *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Infusion Site Extravasation when taking Cytoxan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 50 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Breast Cancer (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Wellbutrin (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Neupogen (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Lexapro (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Kytril (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Docetaxel (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypotension (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Fatigue (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Diarrhoea (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Chest Discomfort (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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