Review: could Prograf cause Tremor?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 23, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 19,817 people who take Prograf. Among them, 317 have Tremor. See who they are, when they have Tremor and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prograf (latest outcomes from 19,271 users) has active ingredients of tacrolimus. It is often used in kidney transplant, liver transplant. Commonly reported side effects of Prograf include fever, sepsis, blood creatinine increased, pneumonia, diarrhea.
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) (latest reports from 399,269 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 19,022 people reported to have side effects when taking Prograf. Among them, 317 people (1.67%) have Tremor.
Time on Prograf when people have Tremor * :
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Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Prograf * :
Age of people who have Tremor when taking Prograf * :
Severity of Tremor when taking Prograf ** :
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How people recovered from Tremor ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Renal transplant (57 people, 17.98%)
- Liver transplant (41 people, 12.93%)
- Heart transplant (29 people, 9.15%)
- Bone marrow transplant (25 people, 7.89%)
- Insomnia (16 people, 5.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cellcept (89 people, 28.08%)
- Prednisone (80 people, 25.24%)
- Prednisolone (69 people, 21.77%)
- Omeprazole (42 people, 13.25%)
- Mycophenolate mofetil (39 people, 12.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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