Orencia and Skin cancer - from FDA reports
Skin cancer is found among people who take Orencia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Skin cancer with Orencia. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19,281 people who have side effects when taking Orencia from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 27, 2017
19,281 people reported to have side effects when taking Orencia.
Among them, 45 people (0.23%) have Skin Cancer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Orencia when people have Skin Cancer *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Skin Cancer when taking Orencia *:
- female: 69.77 %
- male: 30.23 %
Age of people who have Skin Cancer when taking Orencia *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 2.86 %
- 50-59: 28.57 %
- 60+: 68.57 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (35 people, 77.78%)
- Polyarthritis (6 people, 13.33%)
- Menopausal Symptoms (6 people, 13.33%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (3 people, 6.67%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 4.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (12 people, 26.67%)
- Plaquenil (10 people, 22.22%)
- Dilaudid (8 people, 17.78%)
- Atrovent (8 people, 17.78%)
- Fosamax (7 people, 15.56%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (13 people, 28.89%)
- Rashes (8 people, 17.78%)
- Pneumonia (8 people, 17.78%)
- Joint Swelling (8 people, 17.78%)
- Weight Decreased (6 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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