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 Preventive health care.
We study 20,259 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 20,443 Gleevec users)
Nephrolithiasis (calculi in the kidneys) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain. (latest reports from 14,361 Nephrolithiasis patients)
On Mar, 11, 2015: 20,258 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Adderall 30, Norco, Dilaudid, Oxycontin for a 38-year old woman with ADHD, Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Hydronephrosis, Kidney Palpable, Kidney Stones, Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease, Wound Healing Normal, Herpes Virus Infection, Herpes Zoster, Eczema, Hip Pain, X-ray - Pelvis, Back Pain, Adhd, Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Muscle Pain, Brain Mass, Fatigue - Chronic, Seizure - Generalized, Connective Tissue Inflammation, Joint Stiffness, Joint Inflammation, Joint Pain
- A study of side effects of Gleevec for a 71-year old woman with Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML). The patient has Hot Flash (sudden feelings of heat)
- A study of drug interactions between Nuvigil, Orphenadrine Citrate, Buspirone Hydrochloride, Indapamide, Effexor Xr, Inderal La, Tramadol, Suboxone, Flomax, Gabapentin for a 30-year old man with Apnea - Sleep Apnea Syndrome, Back Injury, Anxiety Disorder, Kidney Stones, Fibromyalgia, Migraine, Fibromyalgia Syndrome. The patient has Nerve Pain, Migraine, Kidney Stones, Anxiety Disorder, Confusion, Back Pain
- A study of side effects of Gleevec for a 76-year old woman with Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML). The patient has Shuffling Gait Pill Rolling
- A study of drug interactions between Ranitidine, Hydrochlorothiazide, Effexor, Levitra for a 54-year old man with Acid Reflux, Hypertension, Depression, Erectile Disturbance. The patient has Kidney Stones
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