Review: could Xeloda cause Diabetes mellitus (Diabetes)?
Summary: Diabetes mellitus is found among people who take Xeloda, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer.
We study 18,062 people who have side effects while taking Xeloda from FDA and social media. Among them, 65 have Diabetes mellitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetes mellitus and more.
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Xeloda has active ingredients of capecitabine. It is often used in colon cancer. (latest outcomes from 18,176 Xeloda users)
Diabetes mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 141,096 Diabetes mellitus patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 18,061 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda. Among them, 65 people (0.36%) have Diabetes Mellitus.
Time on Xeloda when people have Diabetes mellitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Diabetes mellitus||44.44%||44.44%||11.11%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Diabetes mellitus when taking Xeloda * :
|Diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.90%||43.10%||13.79%||36.21% |
Severity of Diabetes mellitus when taking Xeloda ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Diabetes mellitus||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Diabetes mellitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (11 people, 16.92%)
- Metastases to bone (11 people, 16.92%)
- Bone neoplasm malignant (10 people, 15.38%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (10 people, 15.38%)
- Anxiety (8 people, 12.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (34 people, 52.31%)
- Peridex (23 people, 35.38%)
- Dexamethasone (21 people, 32.31%)
- Taxotere (20 people, 30.77%)
- Avastin (19 people, 29.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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