Review: could Gleevec cause Recurrent leg pain and cramping?
This is a review of Recurrent leg pain and cramping (Blockage of leg arteries) by studying 20,194 people who take Gleevec. We analyze: the time on Gleevec when people have Recurrent leg pain and cramping, gender and age of these people, the severity of Recurrent leg pain and cramping, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Gleevec. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Gleevec (latest outcomes from 20,424 users) has active ingredients of imatinib mesylate. It is often used in chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml), chronic myeloid leukaemia. Commonly reported side effects of Gleevec include nausea, nausea aggravated, fever, rashes, diarrhea.
Recurrent leg pain and cramping
Recurrent leg pain and cramping (repeated leg pain and muscle contraction) (latest reports from 15,580 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, arthritis, osteopenia.
On Feb, 11, 2014: 19,841 people reported to have side effects when taking Gleevec. Among them, 8 people (0.04%) have Recurrent Leg Pain And Cramping.
Time on Gleevec when people have Recurrent leg pain and cramping * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||77.78%||22.22%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Recurrent leg pain and cramping when taking Gleevec * :
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||93.75%||6.25% |
Age of people who have Recurrent leg pain and cramping when taking Gleevec * :
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||0.00%||0.00%||6.25%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||93.75% |
Severity of Recurrent leg pain and cramping when taking Gleevec ** :
How people recovered from Recurrent leg pain and cramping ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sarcoma (8 people, 100.00%)
- Carcinoid tumour of the gastrointestinal tract (4 people, 50.00%)
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (2 people, 25.00%)
- Chronic phase chronic myeloid leukaemia (1 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metoprolol (2 people, 25.00%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid srt (2 people, 25.00%)
- Diovan hct (2 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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