Review: could Gleevec cause Nosebleed?
Summary: Nosebleed is found among people who take Gleevec, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Loxonin, and have Chronic myeloid leukaemia.
We study 20,259 people who have side effects while taking Gleevec from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Nosebleed. Find out below who they are, when they have Nosebleed 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 20,444 Gleevec users)
Nosebleed (bleeding from nose) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, acne, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 23,997 Nosebleed patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 20,258 people reported to have side effects when taking Gleevec. Among them, 86 people (0.42%) have Nosebleed.
Time on Gleevec when people have Nosebleed * :
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Gender of people who have Nosebleed when taking Gleevec * :
Age of people who have Nosebleed when taking Gleevec * :
Severity of Nosebleed when taking Gleevec ** :
How people recovered from Nosebleed ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (29 people, 33.72%)
- Neoplasm malignant (26 people, 30.23%)
- Gastrointestinal stromal tumour (25 people, 29.07%)
- Pain (7 people, 8.14%)
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (5 people, 5.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Loxonin (20 people, 23.26%)
- Dai-kenchu-to (20 people, 23.26%)
- Cytotec (20 people, 23.26%)
- Lac b (20 people, 23.26%)
- Synthroid (15 people, 17.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Levothyroxine Sodium, Cilostazol, Bystolic, Cialis for a 67-year old man with Help With Sleep, Growth Hormone Deficiency, Pvd, Hbp, Bph. The patient has Nosebleed
- A study of side effects of Femara for a 70-year old woman with Cancer - Breast. The patient has Nose Bleeds
- A study of side effects of Sertraline for a 20-year old man with Depression. The patient has Nosebleed
- A study of side effects of Gleevec for a 54-year old woman with CML. The patient has Pain - Joints
- A study of drug interactions between Pulmicort Flexhaler, Proair Hfa, Mirena for a 35-year old woman with Asthma, Birth Control. The patient has Nipple Pain, Insomnia, Thirst, Heart Pounding Or Racing, Confusion, Muscle Aches, Headache, Dizziness, Nosebleed, Hypoglycaemia
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