Could Taxol cause Acne - from FDA reports


Summary

Acne is found among people who take Taxol, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Decadron, and have Vitiligo . We study 25,146 people who have side effects while taking Taxol from FDA. Among them, 34 have Acne. Find out below who they are, when they have Acne and more.

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Taxol

Taxol has active ingredients of paclitaxel. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Taxol 25,354 users)

Acne

Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 44,594 Acne patients).

On Dec, 06, 2016

25,146 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxol.
Among them, 34 people (0.14%) have Acne


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Taxol cause Acne?

Time on Taxol when people have Acne *:

  • < 1 month: 14.29 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 71.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Acne when taking Taxol *:

  • female: 58.82 %
  • male: 41.18 %

Age of people who have Acne when taking Taxol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 3.33 %
  • 30-39: 36.67 %
  • 40-49: 20.0 %
  • 50-59: 20.0 %
  • 60+: 20.0 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Herceptin (17 people, 50.00%)
  • Decadron (17 people, 50.00%)
  • Kytril (14 people, 41.18%)
  • Neulasta (13 people, 38.24%)
  • Ativan (13 people, 38.24%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Taxol, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Vitiligo (11 people, 32.35%)
  • Lung Neoplasm Malignant (4 people, 11.76%)
  • Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (4 people, 11.76%)
  • Lung Cancer Metastatic (2 people, 5.88%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (2 people, 5.88%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Rashes (19 people, 55.88%)
  • Pain (15 people, 44.12%)
  • Hair Loss (14 people, 41.18%)
  • Osteopenia (11 people, 32.35%)
  • Osteoarthritis (11 people, 32.35%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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