Methotrexate and Venoocclusive liver disease - from FDA reports


Summary

Venoocclusive liver disease is found among people who take Methotrexate, especially for people who are male, 2-9 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cyclophosphamide, and have Stem cell transplant. This review analyzes which people have Venoocclusive liver disease with Methotrexate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 231,270 people who have side effects when taking Methotrexate from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 04, 2017

231,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate.
Among them, 425 people (0.18%) have Venoocclusive liver disease


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Methotrexate cause Venoocclusive liver disease?

Time on Methotrexate when people have Venoocclusive liver disease *:

  • < 1 month: 92.45 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 4.72 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.83 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Venoocclusive liver disease when taking Methotrexate *:

  • female: 37.22 %
  • male: 62.78 %

Age of people who have Venoocclusive liver disease when taking Methotrexate *:

  • 0-1: 6.33 %
  • 2-9: 25.6 %
  • 10-19: 11.75 %
  • 20-29: 14.46 %
  • 30-39: 6.33 %
  • 40-49: 8.73 %
  • 50-59: 15.96 %
  • 60+: 10.84 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Stem Cell Transplant (77 people, 18.12%)
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (all) (71 people, 16.71%)
  • Bone Marrow Conditioning Regimen (57 people, 13.41%)
  • Graft Versus Host Disease (53 people, 12.47%)
  • Preventive Health Care (52 people, 12.24%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cyclophosphamide (125 people, 29.41%)
  • Cyclosporine (114 people, 26.82%)
  • Tacrolimus (82 people, 19.29%)
  • Prograf (69 people, 16.24%)
  • Busulfan (51 people, 12.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fever (53 people, 12.47%)
  • Ascites (51 people, 12.00%)
  • Graft Versus Host Disease (46 people, 10.82%)
  • Hepatomegaly (45 people, 10.59%)
  • Thrombocytopenia (44 people, 10.35%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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