Review: could Xeloda cause Interstitial lung disease?
We study 18,056 people who have side effects while taking Xeloda from FDA and social media. Among them, 186 have Interstitial lung disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Interstitial lung disease and more.
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Xeloda (latest outcomes from 18,168 users) has active ingredients of capecitabine. It is often used in colon cancer.
Interstitial lung disease
Interstitial lung disease (latest reports from 118,372 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, lung cancer - non-small cell, osteoporosis, prostate cancer.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 18,055 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda. Among them, 186 people (1.03%) have Interstitial Lung Disease. They amount to 0.16% of all the 118,312 people who have Interstitial Lung Disease on eHealthMe.
Time on Xeloda when people have Interstitial lung disease * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Interstitial lung disease||37.27%||41.82%||16.36%||2.73%||1.82%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Interstitial lung disease when taking Xeloda * :
|Interstitial lung disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.70%||1.06%||7.94%||28.04%||59.26% |
Severity of Interstitial lung disease when taking Xeloda ** :
How people recovered from Interstitial lung disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (73 people, 39.25%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (37 people, 19.89%)
- Hypertension (22 people, 11.83%)
- Rectal cancer metastatic (19 people, 10.22%)
- Prophylaxis (18 people, 9.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tykerb (58 people, 31.18%)
- Herceptin (45 people, 24.19%)
- Oxaliplatin (45 people, 24.19%)
- Zometa (40 people, 21.51%)
- Oxycontin (36 people, 19.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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taking capecitabine oral tab for past 5months for ca colon...now having purulant otorhoea
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I am now going into my 5th year after chemo, radiation, and surgery treatment and my condition is becoming worse
From this study (3 months ago):
After two hours from taking Xeloda in the morning my glucose levels are extrememly high. In morning before Xedoda they were in the 100's
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