Review: could Vidaza cause Platelet count decreased (Thrombocytopenia )?
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 Itraconazole, and have Myelodysplastic syndrome.
We study 4,244 people who have side effects while taking Vidaza from FDA and social media. Among them, 212 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 4,251 Vidaza users)
Platelet count decreased
Platelet count decreased has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. (latest reports from 41,017 Platelet count decreased patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 4,244 people reported to have side effects when taking Vidaza. Among them, 212 people (5.00%) have Platelet Count Decreased.
Time on Vidaza when people have Platelet count decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Platelet count decreased||94.99%||3.83%||1.18%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Vidaza * :
|Platelet count decreased||33.49%||66.51% |
Age of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Vidaza * :
|Platelet count decreased||0.00%||3.48%||0.00%||0.75%||0.25%||0.00%||7.71%||87.81% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Myelodysplastic syndrome (108 people, 50.94%)
- Iron overload (12 people, 5.66%)
- Liver disorder (12 people, 5.66%)
- Nausea (10 people, 4.72%)
- Neutropenia (8 people, 3.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Itraconazole (68 people, 32.08%)
- Meropenem (65 people, 30.66%)
- Exjade (62 people, 29.25%)
- Fluconazole (58 people, 27.36%)
- Prednisolone (57 people, 26.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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