Actos and Bladder cancer (expanded source)


Summary

Bladder cancer is found among people who take Actos, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Metformin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Bladder cancer with Actos. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 43,492 people who have side effects when taking Actos from FDA and eHealthme, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 24, 2017

43,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Actos.
Among them, 8,986 people (20.66%) have Bladder cancer


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Actos cause Bladder cancer?

Time on Actos when people have Bladder cancer *:

  • < 1 month: 0.55 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 4.48 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.21 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.69 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 38.71 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 31.35 %
  • 10+ years: 8.02 %

Gender of people who have Bladder cancer when taking Actos *:

  • female: 17.99 %
  • male: 82.01 %

Age of people who have Bladder cancer when taking Actos *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.16 %
  • 10-19: 0.32 %
  • 20-29: 0.32 %
  • 30-39: 0.73 %
  • 40-49: 1.94 %
  • 50-59: 11.01 %
  • 60+: 85.51 %

Severity of Bladder cancer *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (36 people, 0.40%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (11 people, 0.12%)
  • Blood Glucose Abnormal (11 people, 0.12%)
  • Hyperuricaemia (10 people, 0.11%)
  • Diabetes Insipidus (8 people, 0.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Metformin (1,806 people, 20.10%)
  • Glucophage (766 people, 8.52%)
  • Glucotrol (736 people, 8.19%)
  • Januvia (677 people, 7.53%)
  • Lantus (612 people, 6.81%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Death (843 people, 9.38%)
  • Haematuria (157 people, 1.75%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (81 people, 0.90%)
  • Blood Urine Present (55 people, 0.61%)
  • Urination - Painful (50 people, 0.56%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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