Review: could Taxotere cause Vertigo?
This is a review of Vertigo (Dizziness) by studying 18,108 people who take Taxotere. We analyze: the time on Taxotere when people have Vertigo, gender and age of these people, the severity of Vertigo, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Taxotere. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Taxotere (latest outcomes from 18,181 users) has active ingredients of docetaxel. It is often used in breast cancer, chemotherapy. Commonly reported side effects of Taxotere include fever, agranulocytosis, neutropenia aggravated, nausea, nausea and vomiting.
Vertigo (latest reports from 1,268,228 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 18,108 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxotere. Among them, 584 people (3.23%) have Vertigo.
Time on Taxotere when people have Vertigo * :
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Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Taxotere * :
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Taxotere * :
Severity of Vertigo when taking Taxotere ** :
How people recovered from Vertigo ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (169 people, 28.94%)
- Pain (76 people, 13.01%)
- Nausea (71 people, 12.16%)
- Metastases to bone (69 people, 11.82%)
- Depression (53 people, 9.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (321 people, 54.97%)
- Aredia (203 people, 34.76%)
- Coumadin (161 people, 27.57%)
- Xeloda (148 people, 25.34%)
- Compazine (140 people, 23.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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