Review: could Revlimid cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?
This is a review of Drug withdrawal syndrome by studying 40,144 people who take Revlimid. We analyze: the time on Revlimid when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Drug withdrawal syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Revlimid. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Revlimid (latest outcomes from 40,231 users) has active ingredients of lenalidomide. It is often used in multiple myeloma, primary myelofibrosis. Commonly reported side effects of Revlimid include multiple myeloma, pneumonia, pneumonia aggravated, fatigue, anaemia.
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) (latest reports from 147,273 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 40,144 people reported to have side effects when taking Revlimid. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Drug Withdrawal Syndrome. They amount to 0.00% of all the 147,074 people who have 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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