Imuran and Varices oesophageal - from FDA reports
Varices oesophageal is found among people who take Imuran, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Asacol, and have Crohn's disease . We study 15,164 people who have side effects while taking Imuran from FDA. Among them, 9 have Varices oesophageal. Find out below who they are, when they have Varices oesophageal and more.
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Imuran has active ingredients of azathioprine. It is often used in crohn's disease. (latest outcomes from Imuran 15,679 users)
Varices oesophageal (enlarged and swollen veins at the bottom of the oesophagus, near the stomach) has been reported by people with hepatitis c, hiv infection, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes (latest reports from 2,299 Varices oesophageal patients).
On Feb, 24, 2017
15,164 people reported to have side effects when taking Imuran.
Among them, 9 people (0.06%) have Varices Oesophageal
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Imuran when people have Varices Oesophageal *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 100 %
Gender of people who have Varices Oesophageal when taking Imuran *:
- female: 22.22 %
- male: 77.78 %
Age of people who have Varices Oesophageal when taking Imuran *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 37.5 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 12.5 %
- 40-49: 25.0 %
- 50-59: 12.5 %
- 60+: 12.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Crohn's Disease (3 people, 33.33%)
- Autoimmune Hepatitis (2 people, 22.22%)
- Strongyloidiasis (1 person, 11.11%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (1 person, 11.11%)
- Acne (1 person, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Remicade (4 people, 44.44%)
- Asacol (4 people, 44.44%)
- Tegretol (2 people, 22.22%)
- Morphine (2 people, 22.22%)
- Cipro (2 people, 22.22%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Portal Hypertension (4 people, 44.44%)
- Pain (4 people, 44.44%)
- Pancytopenia (3 people, 33.33%)
- Nausea (3 people, 33.33%)
- Dehydration (3 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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