Review: could Xeloda cause Interstitial lung disease?
This is a review of Interstitial lung disease by studying 18,029 people who take Xeloda. We analyze: the time on Xeloda when people have Interstitial lung disease, age of these people, the severity of Interstitial lung disease, 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 18,159 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.
Interstitial lung disease
Interstitial lung disease (latest reports from 113,279 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, lung cancer - non-small cell, prostate cancer, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 16,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda. Among them, 172 people (1.03%) have Interstitial Lung Disease.
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%||3.95%||1.13%||8.47%||26.55%||59.89% |
Severity of Interstitial lung disease when taking Xeloda ** :
How people recovered from Interstitial lung disease ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (72 people, 41.86%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (34 people, 19.77%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 11.05%)
- Prophylaxis (18 people, 10.47%)
- Pain (17 people, 9.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tykerb (55 people, 31.98%)
- Oxaliplatin (43 people, 25.00%)
- Herceptin (42 people, 24.42%)
- Zometa (37 people, 21.51%)
- Avastin (34 people, 19.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Swelling develops quickly and is usually accompanied by itching and occasional rash. Swelling begins to dissipate after 4-5 hours. It is totally random - two weeks without any swelling, then 3-4 days with itching and swelling at different sites.
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