Review: could Tacrolimus cause Interstitial lung disease?
This is a review of Interstitial lung disease by studying 12,158 people who take Tacrolimus. We analyze: the time on Tacrolimus when people have Interstitial lung disease, gender and age of these people, the severity of Interstitial lung disease, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Tacrolimus. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tacrolimus (latest outcomes from 13,576 users) has active ingredients of tacrolimus. It is often used in kidney transplant, liver transplant. Commonly reported side effects of Tacrolimus include fever, diarrhea, pneumonia, transplant rejection, cytomegalovirus infection.
Interstitial lung disease
Interstitial lung disease (latest reports from 112,951 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, lung cancer - non-small cell, prostate cancer, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 12,157 people reported to have side effects when taking Tacrolimus. Among them, 168 people (1.38%) have Interstitial Lung Disease.
Time on Tacrolimus when people have Interstitial lung disease * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Interstitial lung disease||40.23%||37.93%||9.20%||10.34%||2.30%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Interstitial lung disease when taking Tacrolimus * :
|Interstitial lung disease||50.29%||49.71% |
Age of people who have Interstitial lung disease when taking Tacrolimus * :
|Interstitial lung disease||0.62%||6.83%||8.70%||6.83%||5.59%||4.35%||13.66%||53.42% |
Severity of Interstitial lung disease when taking Tacrolimus ** :
How people recovered from Interstitial lung disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (73 people, 43.45%)
- Prophylaxis (30 people, 17.86%)
- Bone marrow conditioning regimen (29 people, 17.26%)
- Interstitial lung disease (23 people, 13.69%)
- Oedema (14 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisolone (86 people, 51.19%)
- Methotrexate (42 people, 25.00%)
- Thymoglobulin (33 people, 19.64%)
- Fludarabine phosphate (33 people, 19.64%)
- Humira (29 people, 17.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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14 YEARS AFTER KIDNEY TRANSPLANT. I CAN'T WALK SOME DAYS THE PAIN IS SO BAD. I HAVE SEVERE NEUROPATHY IN FEET & FEEL VERY TIRED & WEAK 3 & SOME DAYS 4 DAYS A WEEK. ALSO VERY NAUSEOUS AFTER EATING & VOMIT SOON AFTER I EAT. MY TEETH ARE SO BAD. THEY CHIP OR JUST FALL OUT & MY VISION IS VERY BAD THAT I GOT A WARNING OF LOSING MY SIGHT IF I DON'T GO BACK & TAKE CARE OF EYES. MY FAMILY THINKS I JUST DON'T WANT TO GO OUT & I SHOULD PUSH MYSELF & I DON'T NEED PAIN MEDS. I DON'T DRINK OR SMOKE BECAUSE I CARE ABOUT MY KIDNEY. PEOPLE THINK MY OLDER SISTER IS YOUNGER THEN ME. I USED TO LOOK YOUNGER THEN MY AGE. NOT THE CASE ANYMORE. SORRY FOR HAVING YOU READ SO MUCH.
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