Review: could Gleevec cause Nephrolithiasis (Kidney stones)?
Summary: Nephrolithiasis is found among people who take Gleevec, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Prophylaxis.
We study 20,254 people who have side effects while taking Gleevec from FDA and social media. Among them, 84 have Nephrolithiasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Nephrolithiasis and more.
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Gleevec has active ingredients of imatinib mesylate. It is often used in chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml). (latest outcomes from Gleevec 20,439 users)
Nephrolithiasis (calculi in the kidneys) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.(latest reports from Nephrolithiasis 14,308 patients)
On Nov, 28, 2014: 20,254 people reported to have side effects when taking Gleevec. Among them, 84 people (0.41%) have Nephrolithiasis.
Time on Gleevec when people have Nephrolithiasis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Nephrolithiasis when taking Gleevec * :
Age of people who have Nephrolithiasis when taking Gleevec * :
Severity of Nephrolithiasis when taking Gleevec ** :
How people recovered from Nephrolithiasis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (35 people, 41.67%)
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (33 people, 39.29%)
- Gastrointestinal stromal tumour (10 people, 11.90%)
- Osteoporosis (10 people, 11.90%)
- Malignant soft tissue neoplasm (9 people, 10.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (35 people, 41.67%)
- Zantac (35 people, 41.67%)
- Mercaptopurine (35 people, 41.67%)
- Bactrim (35 people, 41.67%)
- Cyclophosphamide (35 people, 41.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Asked by a 53 year old man who has None However I'm Not Sure This Is Safe To Take Together, and takes Gleevec)
I've read many good things about Reishi Mushrooms. I need to know if there would be any interactions between these mushrooms and taking Gleevec?
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(Asked by a 48 year old woman who has Mitral Valve Prolapse, Kidney Stones, and takes Fluoxetine, Clonazepam)
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- Please ask anyone with chronic myeloid leukemia cml taking gleevec (glivec) who also had a total knee arthroplasty (total knee replacement) if they had problems with the knee after the operation.
(Asked by a 77 year old man who has Knee Replacement - Total, Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia, Arthrofibrosis, and takes Imatinib Mesylate, Gleevec)
After the knee replacement, my knee was enlarged woody and stiff. I have never got back full motion in that knee and have trouble going downstairs etc
- Do nails recover from onycholysis and re-attach
(Asked by a 72 year old woman who has Onycholysis, and takes Gleevec)
Have been on Imatinib (Glivec) almost 3 years. 6 months ago nails became discoloured and partly separated from finger. Separation is still spreading down nail. Could I lose nail(s)? Will nails recover and will new nail growth be attached to fingers?
- I have been treated with gleevec for 10 years for cml and have recently been diagnosed with enthesopathy. is there a correlation between the two?
(Asked by a 54 year old woman who has Enthesopathy In Hip Area, and takes Gleevec, Estradiol, Spironolactone, Pantoprazole, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride)
I recently was diagnosed with Enthesopathy after an exam and xray.I began to experience sever pain in my left hip that was not related to an accident.
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