Review: could Revlimid cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?
Summary: Drug withdrawal syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Revlimid.
We study 42,904 people who have side effects while taking Revlimid from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Revlimid has active ingredients of lenalidomide. It is often used in multiple myeloma. (latest outcomes from 42,996 Revlimid users)
Drug withdrawal syndrome
Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity. (latest reports from 32,678 Drug withdrawal syndrome patients)
On Feb, 12, 2015: 42,904 people reported to have side effects when taking Revlimid. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Drug Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Revlimid when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Revlimid * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Revlimid * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1 people, 100.00%)
- Psychotic disorder (1 people, 100.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (1 people, 100.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 100.00%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (1 people, 100.00%)
- Celexa (1 people, 100.00%)
- Velcade (1 people, 100.00%)
- Seroquel (1 people, 100.00%)
- Klonazapam (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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