Could Gleevec cause Nephrolithiasis - from FDA reports
Nephrolithiasis is found among people who take Gleevec, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Chronic myeloid leukaemia . We study 24,728 people who have side effects while taking Gleevec from FDA. Among them, 116 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 25,083 users)
Nephrolithiasis (calculi in the kidneys) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease (latest reports from 23,007 Nephrolithiasis patients).
On Dec, 27, 2016
24,728 people reported to have side effects when taking Gleevec.
Among them, 116 people (0.47%) have Nephrolithiasis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Gleevec when people have Nephrolithiasis *:
- < 1 month: 22.22 %
- 1 - 6 months: 44.44 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.11 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Nephrolithiasis when taking Gleevec *:
- female: 35.4 %
- male: 64.6 %
Age of people who have Nephrolithiasis when taking Gleevec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 5.88 %
- 20-29: 3.92 %
- 30-39: 9.8 %
- 40-49: 31.37 %
- 50-59: 19.61 %
- 60+: 29.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (47 people, 40.52%)
- Osteoporosis (11 people, 9.48%)
- Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour (9 people, 7.76%)
- Preventive Health Care (5 people, 4.31%)
- Malignant Soft Tissue Neoplasm (5 people, 4.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (18 people, 15.52%)
- Rocephin (12 people, 10.34%)
- Compazine (12 people, 10.34%)
- Aredia (12 people, 10.34%)
- Singulair (11 people, 9.48%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (30 people, 25.86%)
- Fatigue (27 people, 23.28%)
- Pain (25 people, 21.55%)
- Back Pain (23 people, 19.83%)
- Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (22 people, 18.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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