Xeloda and Hardening of the arteries - from FDA reports
Hardening of the arteries is found among people who take Xeloda, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone . We study 27,913 people who have side effects while taking Xeloda from FDA. Among them, 113 have Hardening of the arteries. Find out below who they are, when they have Hardening of the arteries and more.
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Xeloda has active ingredients of capecitabine. It is often used in breast cancer metastatic. (latest outcomes from Xeloda 28,221 users)
Hardening Of The Arteries
Hardening of the arteries has been reported by people with diabetes, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, arthritis (latest reports from 12,080 Hardening of the arteries patients).
On Feb, 19, 2017
27,913 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda.
Among them, 113 people (0.4%) have Hardening Of The Arteries
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xeloda when people have Hardening Of The Arteries *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hardening Of The Arteries when taking Xeloda *:
- female: 90.09 %
- male: 9.91 %
Age of people who have Hardening Of The Arteries when taking Xeloda *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.3 %
- 20-29: 2.3 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 9.2 %
- 50-59: 44.83 %
- 60+: 41.38 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (51 people, 45.13%)
- Breast Cancer (27 people, 23.89%)
- Pain (22 people, 19.47%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (21 people, 18.58%)
- Depression (18 people, 15.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (105 people, 92.92%)
- Aredia (93 people, 82.30%)
- Femara (64 people, 56.64%)
- Faslodex (64 people, 56.64%)
- Tamoxifen Citrate (56 people, 49.56%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (98 people, 86.73%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (95 people, 84.07%)
- Stress And Anxiety (91 people, 80.53%)
- Anaemia (73 people, 64.60%)
- Spinal Osteoarthritis (72 people, 63.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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