Review: could Xeloda cause Hardening of the arteries?
This is a review of Hardening of the arteries (Atherosclerosis) by studying 16,751 people who take Xeloda. We analyze: the time on Xeloda when people have Hardening of the arteries, age of these people, the severity of Hardening of the arteries, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Xeloda. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Xeloda (latest outcomes from 16,879 users) has active ingredients of capecitabine. It is often used in colon cancer, breast cancer metastatic. Commonly reported side effects of Xeloda include diarrhea, nausea, palmar-plantar erythrodysaesthesia syndrome, nausea and vomiting, pain relief by acupuncture.
Hardening of the arteries
Hardening of the arteries (disorder of the arteries) (latest reports from 74,924 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, osteoporosis, pain, arthritis.
On Feb, 14, 2014: 16,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda. Among them, 87 people (0.52%) have Hardening Of The Arteries.
Time on Xeloda when people have Hardening of the arteries * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hardening of the arteries||40.00%||60.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hardening of the arteries when taking Xeloda * :
|Hardening of the arteries||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||42.86%||47.14% |
Severity of Hardening of the arteries when taking Xeloda ** :
How people recovered from Hardening of the arteries ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (42 people, 48.28%)
- Breast cancer (24 people, 27.59%)
- Pain (19 people, 21.84%)
- Depression (15 people, 17.24%)
- Osteoporosis (11 people, 12.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (81 people, 93.10%)
- Aredia (77 people, 88.51%)
- Femara (54 people, 62.07%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (53 people, 60.92%)
- Faslodex (51 people, 58.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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