Could Sprycel cause Ascites - from FDA reports
Ascites is found among people who take Sprycel, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Furosemide, and have Chronic myeloid leukaemia . We study 10,383 people who have side effects while taking Sprycel from FDA. Among them, 48 have Ascites. Find out below who they are, when they have Ascites and more.
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Sprycel has active ingredients of dasatinib. It is often used in chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml). (latest outcomes from Sprycel 10,498 users)
Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity) has been reported by people with hepatitis c, high blood pressure, hepatic neoplasm malignant, preventive health care, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 23,180 Ascites patients).
On Nov, 24, 2016
10,383 people reported to have side effects when taking Sprycel.
Among them, 48 people (0.46%) have Ascites
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sprycel when people have Ascites *:
- < 1 month: 22.58 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.26 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.45 %
- 2 - 5 years: 32.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.45 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Ascites when taking Sprycel *:
- female: 43.75 %
- male: 56.25 %
Age of people who have Ascites when taking Sprycel *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 21.95 %
- 40-49: 12.2 %
- 50-59: 24.39 %
- 60+: 41.46 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (34 people, 70.83%)
- Asthma (7 people, 14.58%)
- Preventive Health Care (6 people, 12.50%)
- Insomnia (5 people, 10.42%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (8 people, 16.67%)
- Furosemide (8 people, 16.67%)
- Ventolin (7 people, 14.58%)
- Symbicort (7 people, 14.58%)
- Allopurinol (6 people, 12.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pleural Effusion (33 people, 68.75%)
- Thrombocytopenia (11 people, 22.92%)
- Hepatomegaly (11 people, 22.92%)
- Generalised Oedema (10 people, 20.83%)
- Weight Increased (9 people, 18.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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