Tacrolimus and Shock lung - from FDA reports
Shock lung is found among people who take Tacrolimus, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Immunodeficiency disorders. This review analyzes which people have Shock lung with Tacrolimus. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 27,166 people who have side effects when taking Tacrolimus from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 10, 2017
27,166 people reported to have side effects when taking Tacrolimus.
Among them, 194 people (0.71%) have Shock Lung
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tacrolimus when people have Shock Lung *:
- < 1 month: 65.62 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.12 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Shock Lung when taking Tacrolimus *:
- female: 42.44 %
- male: 57.56 %
Age of people who have Shock Lung when taking Tacrolimus *:
- 0-1: 1.76 %
- 2-9: 10.0 %
- 10-19: 8.82 %
- 20-29: 8.82 %
- 30-39: 7.65 %
- 40-49: 21.18 %
- 50-59: 21.76 %
- 60+: 20.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Immunodeficiency Disorders (24 people, 12.37%)
- Kidney Transplant (20 people, 10.31%)
- Liver Transplant (18 people, 9.28%)
- Preventive Health Care (17 people, 8.76%)
- Bone Marrow Conditioning Regimen (15 people, 7.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (48 people, 24.74%)
- Prednisolone (44 people, 22.68%)
- Mycophenolate Mofetil (43 people, 22.16%)
- Cyclophosphamide (19 people, 9.79%)
- Methylprednisolone (16 people, 8.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pneumonia (48 people, 24.74%)
- Multi-Organ Failure (32 people, 16.49%)
- Respiratory Acidosis (28 people, 14.43%)
- Sepsis (22 people, 11.34%)
- Fever (18 people, 9.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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