Review: could Digoxin cause Squamous cell carcinoma?
Summary: Squamous cell carcinoma is found among people who take Digoxin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Prednisone, and have Paraesthesia.
We study 51,883 people who have side effects while taking Digoxin from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Squamous cell carcinoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Squamous cell carcinoma and more.
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Digoxin has active ingredients of digoxin. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 52,607 Digoxin users)
Squamous cell carcinoma
Squamous cell carcinoma (a cancer of a kind of epithelial cell) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, psoriasis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease. (latest reports from 5,154 Squamous cell carcinoma patients)
On Apr, 5, 2015: 51,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Digoxin. Among them, 22 people (0.04%) have Squamous Cell Carcinoma.
Time on Digoxin when people have Squamous cell carcinoma * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Squamous cell carcinoma||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Squamous cell carcinoma when taking Digoxin * :
|Squamous cell carcinoma||30.77%||69.23% |
Age of people who have Squamous cell carcinoma when taking Digoxin * :
|Squamous cell carcinoma||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||4.17%||87.50% |
Severity of Squamous cell carcinoma when taking Digoxin ** :
How people recovered from Squamous cell carcinoma ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Paraesthesia (7 people, 31.82%)
- Bone loss (6 people, 27.27%)
- Lung neoplasm malignant (3 people, 13.64%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 4.55%)
- Cardiomyopathy (1 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (11 people, 50.00%)
- Lasix (10 people, 45.45%)
- Levaquin (10 people, 45.45%)
- Coumadin (9 people, 40.91%)
- Neurontin (9 people, 40.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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Recent Digoxin related drug comparison:
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- Comparions of Atenolol, Digoxin, Metoprolol Tartrate And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 68-year old man who has Heart Rate Decreased
- Comparions of Furosemide, Simvastatin, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Candesartan Cilexetil, Digoxin for a 81-year old woman who has Atrial Flutter
- Comparions of Digoxin, Allegra for a 34-year old woman who has Allergic Bronchitis
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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