Taxotere and Atrial fibrillation - from FDA reports
Atrial fibrillation is found among people who take Taxotere, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Atrial fibrillation with Taxotere. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 23,237 people who have side effects when taking Taxotere from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 16, 2017
23,237 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxotere.
Among them, 384 people (1.65%) have Atrial Fibrillation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Taxotere when people have Atrial Fibrillation *:
- < 1 month: 75.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.54 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.75 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.26 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Atrial Fibrillation when taking Taxotere *:
- female: 44.44 %
- male: 55.56 %
Age of people who have Atrial Fibrillation when taking Taxotere *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.62 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.94 %
- 40-49: 4.38 %
- 50-59: 11.56 %
- 60+: 82.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (31 people, 8.07%)
- Prostate Cancer (29 people, 7.55%)
- Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (24 people, 6.25%)
- Lung Neoplasm Malignant (15 people, 3.91%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (13 people, 3.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (100 people, 26.04%)
- Aredia (61 people, 15.89%)
- Coumadin (58 people, 15.10%)
- Zofran (54 people, 14.06%)
- Xeloda (53 people, 13.80%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dehydration (105 people, 27.34%)
- Pain (95 people, 24.74%)
- Weakness (93 people, 24.22%)
- Stress And Anxiety (92 people, 23.96%)
- Anaemia (88 people, 22.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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