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 . We study 27,913 people who have side effects while taking Xeloda from FDA. Among them, 258 have Interstitial lung disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Interstitial lung disease 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)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Interstitial lung disease has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, preventive health care, lung cancer - non-small cell, breast cancer (latest reports from 28,509 Interstitial lung disease patients).
On Feb, 03, 2017
27,913 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda.
Among them, 258 people (0.92%) have Interstitial Lung Disease
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xeloda when people have Interstitial Lung Disease *:
- < 1 month: 38.89 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40.97 %
- 6 - 12 months: 15.97 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.08 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.08 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Interstitial Lung Disease when taking Xeloda *:
- female: 61.04 %
- male: 38.96 %
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: 3.24 %
- 30-39: 0.93 %
- 40-49: 7.87 %
- 50-59: 20.37 %
- 60+: 67.59 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Breast Cancer (72 people, 27.91%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (37 people, 14.34%)
- Colon Cancer (34 people, 13.18%)
- Preventive Health Care (26 people, 10.08%)
- High Blood Pressure (25 people, 9.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tykerb (65 people, 25.19%)
- Herceptin (51 people, 19.77%)
- Avastin (50 people, 19.38%)
- Zometa (45 people, 17.44%)
- Oxaliplatin (32 people, 12.40%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (60 people, 23.26%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (34 people, 13.18%)
- Stomatitis (31 people, 12.02%)
- Pain (29 people, 11.24%)
- Osteomyelitis (27 people, 10.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE CAUSED BY ANY MEDS? I SUSPECT NAPROXEN AND/OR INVOKANA. PARTICULARLY INTERESTED TO FIND OUT IF ANYONE WHO HAS DIABETES AND DEVELOPED INTERSTITAL LUNG DISEASE HAS FOUND ANY MEDS TO HAVE BEEN THE CAUSE.
Hi My father 72 years old has been taking Xeloda for the past 3 weeks and we have suddenly seen that his mental condition has degenerated. He is showing dementia like symptoms. Has anybody seen or experienced something similar. Do the symptoms go away if we stop the medication
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