Vidaza and Platelet count decreased - from FDA reports
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 7,317 people who have side effects while taking Vidaza from FDA. Among them, 957 have Platelet count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Platelet count decreased and more.
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Vidaza has active ingredients of azacitidine. It is often used in myelodysplastic syndrome. (latest outcomes from Vidaza 7,342 users)
Platelet Count Decreased
Platelet count decreased has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 135,181 Platelet count decreased patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
7,317 people reported to have side effects when taking Vidaza.
Among them, 957 people (13.08%) have Platelet Count Decreased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vidaza when people have Platelet Count Decreased *:
- < 1 month: 80.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 8.54 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.16 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.2 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.96 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.71 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Vidaza *:
- female: 32.41 %
- male: 67.59 %
Age of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Vidaza *:
- 0-1: 0.28 %
- 2-9: 0.41 %
- 10-19: 0.14 %
- 20-29: 0.83 %
- 30-39: 0.97 %
- 40-49: 1.8 %
- 50-59: 8.84 %
- 60+: 86.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Myelodysplastic Syndrome (439 people, 45.87%)
- Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (130 people, 13.58%)
- Preventive Health Care (51 people, 5.33%)
- High Blood Pressure (27 people, 2.82%)
- Pain (25 people, 2.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Exjade (119 people, 12.43%)
- Revlimid (88 people, 9.20%)
- Lasix (86 people, 8.99%)
- Maxipime (57 people, 5.96%)
- Kytril (55 people, 5.75%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (331 people, 34.59%)
- Agranulocytosis (247 people, 25.81%)
- White Blood Cell Count Decreased (233 people, 24.35%)
- Pneumonia (217 people, 22.68%)
- Febrile Neutropenia (212 people, 22.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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