Review: could Prograf cause Tremor?


Summary

Tremor is found among people who take Prograf, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cellcept, and have Renal transplant . We study 27,986 people who have side effects while taking Prograf from FDA and social media. Among them, 379 have Tremor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremor and more.

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Prograf

Prograf has active ingredients of tacrolimus. It is often used in kidney transplant. (latest outcomes from Prograf 28,328 users)

Tremor

Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, weakness, drowsiness, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 92,167 Tremor patients).

On Sep, 21, 2016

27,986 people reported to have side effects when taking Prograf.
Among them, 379 people (1.35%) have Tremor


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prograf cause Tremor?

Time on Prograf when people have Tremor *:

  • < 1 month: 46.6 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 24.27 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.77 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.74 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 6.8 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.85 %
  • 10+ years: 0.97 %

Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Prograf *:

  • female: 43.49 %
  • male: 56.51 %

Age of people who have Tremor when taking Prograf *:

  • 0-1: 0.67 %
  • 2-9: 1.01 %
  • 10-19: 6.71 %
  • 20-29: 6.04 %
  • 30-39: 12.42 %
  • 40-49: 17.11 %
  • 50-59: 28.52 %
  • 60+: 27.52 %

Severity if Tremor when taking Prograf **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 66.67 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Renal Transplant (81 people, 21.37%)
  • Liver Transplant (55 people, 14.51%)
  • Heart Transplant (29 people, 7.65%)
  • Bone Marrow Transplant (21 people, 5.54%)
  • Lung Transplant (13 people, 3.43%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cellcept (87 people, 22.96%)
  • Prednisone (62 people, 16.36%)
  • Prednisolone (47 people, 12.40%)
  • Bactrim (36 people, 9.50%)
  • Mycophenolate Mofetil (35 people, 9.23%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Diarrhoea (49 people, 12.93%)
  • Headache (46 people, 12.14%)
  • Convulsion (34 people, 8.97%)
  • Nausea (32 people, 8.44%)
  • Blood Creatinine Increased (30 people, 7.92%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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