Could Xeloda cause Neuropathy - from FDA reports
Neuropathy is found among people who take Xeloda, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Neurontin, and have Nausea . We study 27,913 people who have side effects while taking Xeloda from FDA. Among them, 13 have Neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy and more.
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Xeloda has active ingredients of capecitabine. It is often used in breast cancer metastatic. (latest outcomes from Xeloda 28,220 users)
Neuropathy (damage to nerves) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure (latest reports from 5,545 Neuropathy patients).
On Dec, 24, 2016
27,913 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda.
Among them, 13 people (0.05%) have Neuropathy
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xeloda when people have Neuropathy *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Neuropathy when taking Xeloda *:
- female: 53.85 %
- male: 46.15 %
Age of people who have Neuropathy when taking Xeloda *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 11.11 %
- 50-59: 55.56 %
- 60+: 33.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Nausea (4 people, 30.77%)
- Colon Cancer (3 people, 23.08%)
- Prostate Cancer (2 people, 15.38%)
- Glaucoma (2 people, 15.38%)
- Diabetes (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (4 people, 30.77%)
- Dexamethasone (3 people, 23.08%)
- Warfarin Sodium (2 people, 15.38%)
- Klor-Con (2 people, 15.38%)
- Hydrocortisone (2 people, 15.38%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Peripheral Vascular Disorder (2 people, 15.38%)
- Malignant Neoplasm Progression (2 people, 15.38%)
- Eating Disorder (2 people, 15.38%)
- Depression (2 people, 15.38%)
- Anaemia (2 people, 15.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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