Review: could Januvia cause Colon cancer?
Summary: Colon cancer is found among people who take Januvia, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zocor, and have Type 2 diabetes.
We study 19,165 people who have side effects while taking Januvia from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Colon cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Colon cancer and more.
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Januvia has active ingredients of sitagliptin phosphate. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 19,565 Januvia users)
Colon cancer has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, preventive health care. (latest reports from 20,071 Colon cancer patients)
On Mar, 9, 2015: 19,165 people reported to have side effects when taking Januvia. Among them, 15 people (0.08%) have Colon Cancer.
Time on Januvia when people have Colon cancer * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Colon cancer||0.00%||37.50%||25.00%||37.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Colon cancer when taking Januvia * :
|Colon cancer||42.86%||57.14% |
Age of people who have Colon cancer when taking Januvia * :
|Colon cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||85.71% |
Severity of Colon cancer when taking Januvia ** :
How people recovered from Colon cancer ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (12 people, 80.00%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 46.67%)
- Dyslipidaemia (5 people, 33.33%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 20.00%)
- Pain (1 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zocor (6 people, 40.00%)
- Metformin pamoate (5 people, 33.33%)
- Eprosartan mesylate (5 people, 33.33%)
- Janumet (5 people, 33.33%)
- Metformin (4 people, 26.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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