Xeloda and Interstitial lung disease - from FDA reports
Interstitial lung disease is found among people who take Xeloda, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Tykerb, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Interstitial lung disease with Xeloda. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 28,451 people who have side effects when taking Xeloda from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 18, 2017
28,451 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda.
Among them, 270 people (0.95%) have Interstitial Lung Disease
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xeloda when people have Interstitial Lung Disease *:
- < 1 month: 35.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 43.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 15.69 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.61 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.27 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Interstitial Lung Disease when taking Xeloda *:
- female: 58.62 %
- male: 41.38 %
Age of people who have Interstitial Lung Disease when taking Xeloda *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 3.07 %
- 30-39: 0.88 %
- 40-49: 7.46 %
- 50-59: 20.18 %
- 60+: 68.42 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (73 people, 27.04%)
- Colon Cancer (40 people, 14.81%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (37 people, 13.70%)
- Preventive Health Care (26 people, 9.63%)
- High Blood Pressure (25 people, 9.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tykerb (66 people, 24.44%)
- Avastin (55 people, 20.37%)
- Herceptin (53 people, 19.63%)
- Zometa (45 people, 16.67%)
- Oxaliplatin (32 people, 11.85%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (60 people, 22.22%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (34 people, 12.59%)
- Stomatitis (31 people, 11.48%)
- Pain (29 people, 10.74%)
- Osteomyelitis (27 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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