Lupron and Renal failure - from FDA reports
Renal failure is found among people who take Lupron, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Prostate cancer . We study 21,996 people who have side effects while taking Lupron from FDA. Among them, 179 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.
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On Feb, 08, 2017
21,996 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron.
Among them, 179 people (0.81%) have Renal Failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lupron when people have Renal Failure *:
- < 1 month: 2.78 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.11 %
- 6 - 12 months: 22.22 %
- 1 - 2 years: 19.44 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.89 %
- 10+ years: 5.56 %
Gender of people who have Renal Failure when taking Lupron *:
- female: 6.9 %
- male: 93.1 %
Age of people who have Renal Failure when taking Lupron *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.83 %
- 10-19: 1.67 %
- 20-29: 2.5 %
- 30-39: 1.67 %
- 40-49: 2.5 %
- 50-59: 2.5 %
- 60+: 88.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Prostate Cancer (115 people, 64.25%)
- Osteoporosis (17 people, 9.50%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (12 people, 6.70%)
- Metastases To Bone (10 people, 5.59%)
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 5.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (73 people, 40.78%)
- Casodex (52 people, 29.05%)
- Lipitor (39 people, 21.79%)
- Aspirin (38 people, 21.23%)
- Lasix (33 people, 18.44%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (65 people, 36.31%)
- Anaemia (50 people, 27.93%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (47 people, 26.26%)
- Weakness (44 people, 24.58%)
- Haematuria (44 people, 24.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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