Review: could Vidaza cause Platelet Count Decreased?


Summary

Platelet count decreased is found among people who take Vidaza, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Exjade, and have Myelodysplastic syndrome . We study 7,111 people who have side effects while taking Vidaza from FDA and social media. Among them, 932 have Platelet count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Platelet count decreased and more.

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>

Vidaza

Vidaza has active ingredients of azacitidine. It is often used in myelodysplastic syndrome. (latest outcomes from Vidaza 7,151 users)

Platelet Count Decreased

Platelet count decreased has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, death, thrombocytopenia, drug ineffective, sepsis (latest reports from 132,179 Platelet count decreased patients).

On Sep, 20, 2016

7,111 people reported to have side effects when taking Vidaza.
Among them, 932 people (13.11%) have Platelet Count Decreased


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vidaza cause Platelet count decreased?

Time on Vidaza when people have Platelet Count Decreased *:

  • < 1 month: 80.43 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.61 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.43 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.44 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2.54 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.54 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Vidaza *:

  • female: 32.54 %
  • male: 67.46 %

Age of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Vidaza *:

  • 0-1: 0.29 %
  • 2-9: 0.43 %
  • 10-19: 0.14 %
  • 20-29: 0.86 %
  • 30-39: 1.0 %
  • 40-49: 1.85 %
  • 50-59: 8.84 %
  • 60+: 86.59 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome (424 people, 45.49%)
  • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (125 people, 13.41%)
  • Prophylaxis (48 people, 5.15%)
  • Hypertension (25 people, 2.68%)
  • Pain (24 people, 2.58%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Exjade (116 people, 12.45%)
  • Lasix (84 people, 9.01%)
  • Revlimid (83 people, 8.91%)
  • Cravit (82 people, 8.80%)
  • Red Blood Cells (69 people, 7.40%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Anaemia (327 people, 35.09%)
  • Neutropenia (232 people, 24.89%)
  • White Blood Cell Count Decreased (224 people, 24.03%)
  • Pneumonia (209 people, 22.42%)
  • Febrile Neutropenia (208 people, 22.32%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Platelet count decreased when taking Vidaza?

Browse all side effects of Vidaza

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Platelet count decreased

Platelet count decreased

Could your condition cause Platelet count decreased

Platelet count decreased

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Vidaza, Platelet count decreased

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Vidaza, Platelet count decreased


NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.