Revlimid and Embolic stroke - from FDA reports
Embolic stroke is found among people who take Revlimid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cipro, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Embolic stroke with Revlimid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 131,656 people who have side effects when taking Revlimid from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 17, 2017
131,656 people reported to have side effects when taking Revlimid.
Among them, 23 people (0.02%) have Embolic Stroke
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Revlimid when people have Embolic Stroke *:
- < 1 month: 53.85 %
- 1 - 6 months: 46.15 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Embolic Stroke when taking Revlimid *:
- female: 56.52 %
- male: 43.48 %
Age of people who have Embolic Stroke when taking Revlimid *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 28.57 %
- 60+: 71.43 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 78.26%)
- Myelodysplastic Syndrome (5 people, 21.74%)
- High Blood Pressure (3 people, 13.04%)
- Dyslipidaemia (2 people, 8.70%)
- Cardiac Disorder (2 people, 8.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Combivent (4 people, 17.39%)
- Cipro (4 people, 17.39%)
- Oxytrol (3 people, 13.04%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 13.04%)
- Aciphex (3 people, 13.04%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (6 people, 26.09%)
- Thrombosis (4 people, 17.39%)
- Thrombocytopenia (4 people, 17.39%)
- Stroke (3 people, 13.04%)
- Anaemia (3 people, 13.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Embolic stroke when taking Revlimid?
Revlimid has active ingredients of lenalidomide. It is often used in multiple myeloma. (latest outcomes from Revlimid 131,881 users)
Embolic stroke (stroke due to obstruction due to an embolus) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, stroke, high blood pressure, birth control, diabetes (latest reports from 2,505 Embolic stroke patients).
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