Lupron and Sudden death - from FDA reports


Summary

Sudden death is found among people who take Lupron, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Prostate cancer. This review analyzes which people have Sudden death with Lupron. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 23,305 people who have side effects when taking Lupron from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 21, 2017

23,305 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron.
Among them, 794 people (3.41%) have Sudden death


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lupron cause Sudden death?

Time on Lupron when people have Sudden death *:

  • < 1 month: 10.04 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.05 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 17.27 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.3 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 24.1 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.04 %
  • 10+ years: 1.2 %

Gender of people who have Sudden death when taking Lupron *:

  • female: 8.17 %
  • male: 91.83 %

Age of people who have Sudden death when taking Lupron *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.59 %
  • 10-19: 0.78 %
  • 20-29: 0.39 %
  • 30-39: 1.76 %
  • 40-49: 2.94 %
  • 50-59: 6.46 %
  • 60+: 87.08 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prostate Cancer (561 people, 70.65%)
  • Pain (32 people, 4.03%)
  • Prostate Cancer Metastatic (30 people, 3.78%)
  • Metastases To Bone (29 people, 3.65%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (19 people, 2.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (130 people, 16.37%)
  • Casodex (88 people, 11.08%)
  • Xtandi (76 people, 9.57%)
  • Lasix (64 people, 8.06%)
  • Taxotere (59 people, 7.43%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (105 people, 13.22%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (83 people, 10.45%)
  • Bone Disorder (77 people, 9.70%)
  • Anaemia (76 people, 9.57%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (75 people, 9.45%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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