Review: could Tasigna cause High cholesterol (High Blood Cholesterol)?
Summary: High cholesterol is found among people who take Tasigna, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cetriler, and have Chronic myeloid leukaemia.
We study 6,339 people who have side effects while taking Tasigna from FDA and social media. Among them, 57 have High cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have High cholesterol and more.
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Tasigna has active ingredients of nilotinib hydrochloride monohydrate. It is often used in chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml). (latest outcomes from 6,375 Tasigna users)
High cholesterol has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia. (latest reports from 171,803 High cholesterol patients)
On Feb, 21, 2015: 6,339 people reported to have side effects when taking Tasigna. Among them, 57 people (0.90%) have High Cholesterol.
Time on Tasigna when people have High cholesterol * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High cholesterol||40.00%||5.00%||10.00%||10.00%||30.00%||5.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High cholesterol when taking Tasigna * :
|High cholesterol||75.21%||24.79% |
Age of people who have High cholesterol when taking Tasigna * :
|High cholesterol||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.56%||34.19%||17.95%||45.30% |
Severity of High cholesterol when taking Tasigna ** :
How people recovered from High cholesterol ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chronic myeloid leukaemia (57 people, 100.00%)
- Hypocholesterolaemia (10 people, 17.54%)
- Headache (10 people, 17.54%)
- Convulsion (10 people, 17.54%)
- Constipation (10 people, 17.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cetriler (32 people, 56.14%)
- Dexamethasone (32 people, 56.14%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 24.56%)
- Corticosteroids (14 people, 24.56%)
- Lactulose (10 people, 17.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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