Who have Alopecia with Xeloda?


Summary

Alopecia is found among people who take Xeloda, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer . We study 27,980 people who have side effects while taking Xeloda from FDA and social media. Among them, 332 have Alopecia. Find out below who they are, when they have Alopecia and more.

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Xeloda

Xeloda has active ingredients of capecitabine. It is often used in breast cancer metastatic. (latest outcomes from Xeloda 28,215 users)

Alopecia

Alopecia (absence of hair from areas of the body) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, depression (latest reports from 79,107 Alopecia patients).

On Nov, 21, 2016

27,980 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda.
Among them, 332 people (1.19%) have Alopecia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xeloda cause Alopecia?

Time on Xeloda when people have Alopecia *:

  • < 1 month: 35.9 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.26 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 17.95 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2.56 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Xeloda *:

  • female: 88.22 %
  • male: 11.78 %

Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Xeloda *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.77 %
  • 20-29: 0.77 %
  • 30-39: 7.28 %
  • 40-49: 21.84 %
  • 50-59: 36.4 %
  • 60+: 32.95 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (162 people, 48.80%)
  • Aredia (132 people, 39.76%)
  • Taxotere (128 people, 38.55%)
  • Avastin (83 people, 25.00%)
  • Faslodex (74 people, 22.29%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Xeloda, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Metastases To Bone (67 people, 20.18%)
  • Pain (24 people, 7.23%)
  • Depression (22 people, 6.63%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (19 people, 5.72%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Pain (141 people, 42.47%)
  • Fatigue (141 people, 42.47%)
  • Diarrhea (132 people, 39.76%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (122 people, 36.75%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (119 people, 35.84%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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