Review: could Prograf cause Tremor?
Summary: Tremor could be caused by Prograf, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Cellcept, and have Renal transplant.
We study 19,817 people who have side effects while taking Prograf from FDA and social media. Among them, 331 have Tremor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremor and more.
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Prograf (latest outcomes from 20,069 users) has active ingredients of tacrolimus. It is often used in liver transplant, kidney transplant. Commonly reported side effects of Prograf include fever, sepsis, blood creatinine increased, diarrhea, pneumonia.
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) (latest reports from 409,495 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 19,817 people reported to have side effects when taking Prograf. Among them, 331 people (1.67%) have Tremor. They amount to 0.08% of all the 409,914 people who have Tremor on eHealthMe.
Time on Prograf when people have Tremor * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Prograf * :
Age of people who have Tremor when taking Prograf * :
Severity of Tremor when taking Prograf ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tremor ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Renal transplant (60 people, 18.13%)
- Liver transplant (48 people, 14.50%)
- Heart transplant (29 people, 8.76%)
- Bone marrow transplant (25 people, 7.55%)
- Insomnia (16 people, 4.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cellcept (89 people, 26.89%)
- Prednisone (83 people, 25.08%)
- Prednisolone (69 people, 20.85%)
- Omeprazole (42 people, 12.69%)
- Mycophenolate mofetil (39 people, 11.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (3 years ago):
Sevre shakings of hands, moderate tremors of body
From this study (3 years ago):
Severe hands tremors, especialy the right hand, body tremors, restless legs
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