Stelara and Cancer - colon - from FDA reports
Cancer - colon is found among people who take Stelara, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Humira, and have Psoriasis . We study 14,326 people who have side effects while taking Stelara from FDA. Among them, 43 have Cancer - colon. Find out below who they are, when they have Cancer - colon and more.
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Stelara has active ingredients of ustekinumab. It is often used in psoriasis. (latest outcomes from Stelara 14,427 users)
Cancer - Colon
Cancer - colon has been reported by people with colon cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, preventive health care (latest reports from 31,160 Cancer - colon patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
14,326 people reported to have side effects when taking Stelara.
Among them, 43 people (0.3%) have Cancer - Colon
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Stelara when people have Cancer - Colon *:
- < 1 month: 21.74 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.04 %
- 6 - 12 months: 17.39 %
- 1 - 2 years: 21.74 %
- 2 - 5 years: 26.09 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Cancer - Colon when taking Stelara *:
- female: 33.33 %
- male: 66.67 %
Age of people who have Cancer - Colon when taking Stelara *:
- 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: 37.5 %
- 60+: 62.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriasis (39 people, 90.70%)
- Myocardial Ischaemia (2 people, 4.65%)
- Dyslipidaemia (2 people, 4.65%)
- Insomnia (1 person, 2.33%)
- Herpes Zoster (1 person, 2.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humira (7 people, 16.28%)
- Methotrexate (5 people, 11.63%)
- Enbrel (3 people, 6.98%)
- Folic Acid (2 people, 4.65%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 4.65%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Metastases To Liver (2 people, 4.65%)
- Gastric Ulcer (2 people, 4.65%)
- Gastric Cancer (2 people, 4.65%)
- Colon Adenoma (2 people, 4.65%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (1 person, 2.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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