Review: could Taxol cause Chest pain?
Summary: Chest pain is found among people who take Taxol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Carboplatin, and have Breast cancer.
We study 21,491 people who have side effects while taking Taxol from FDA and social media. Among them, 890 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.
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Taxol has active ingredients of paclitaxel. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 21,582 Taxol users)
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,852 Chest pain patients)
On Mar, 25, 2015: 21,491 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxol. Among them, 892 people (4.15%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Taxol when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||76.70%||19.90%||3.40%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Taxol * :
|Chest pain||71.71%||28.29% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Taxol * :
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.14%||0.43%||3.13%||18.38%||29.91%||48.01% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Taxol ** :
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (107 people, 12.00%)
- Metastases to bone (65 people, 7.29%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (45 people, 5.04%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (39 people, 4.37%)
- Ovarian cancer (32 people, 3.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Carboplatin (307 people, 34.42%)
- Zometa (197 people, 22.09%)
- Aredia (141 people, 15.81%)
- Zofran (133 people, 14.91%)
- Decadron (124 people, 13.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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