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 Preventive health care. This review analyzes which people have Interstitial lung disease with Xeloda. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 28,732 people who have side effects when taking Xeloda from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 30, 2017
28,732 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda.
Among them, 273 people (0.95%) have Interstitial lung disease
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xeloda when people have Interstitial lung disease *:
- < 1 month: 35.95 %
- 1 - 6 months: 44.44 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.38 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.61 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.61 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Interstitial lung disease when taking Xeloda *:
- female: 58.33 %
- male: 41.67 %
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: 3.03 %
- 30-39: 0.87 %
- 40-49: 7.36 %
- 50-59: 20.35 %
- 60+: 68.4 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Preventive Health Care (26 people, 9.52%)
- High Blood Pressure (25 people, 9.16%)
- Rectal Cancer Metastatic (22 people, 8.06%)
- Pain (19 people, 6.96%)
- Metastases To Bone (18 people, 6.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tykerb (66 people, 24.18%)
- Avastin (56 people, 20.51%)
- Herceptin (54 people, 19.78%)
- Zometa (45 people, 16.48%)
- Oxaliplatin (32 people, 11.72%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (60 people, 21.98%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (34 people, 12.45%)
- Stomatitis (31 people, 11.36%)
- Pain (29 people, 10.62%)
- Osteomyelitis (27 people, 9.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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.
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User reviews to the study
Past four years, fighting breast cancer that has spread. Removed right breast and all auxiliary lymph nodes. Completed chemo, radiation and was on hormone therapy. Cancer growth continued and another round of radiation. Stopped hormone therapy and now going on xeloda long term. 7 days on, ...
I started Xeloda in March, Before it I had a cough from flu and another chemo. It almost subsided. Now I cough every day it affected talking. In the mornings I coughed violently, non-stop till vomiting. Take different cough remedies but it does not help.
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