Will you have Diarrhea with Breast cancer - from FDA reports


Diarrhea is found among people with Breast cancer, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Tykerb and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,935 people who have Breast cancer from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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How the study uses the data?

The study is based on Diarrhea and Breast cancer, and their synonyms.

What is Breast cancer?

Breast cancer can be treated by Abraxane, Afinitor, Anastrozole, Aredia, Arimidex (latest reports from 135,583 Breast cancer patients)

What is Diarrhea?

Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 389,539 Diarrhea patients).

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On Mar, 19, 2019

6,935 people who have Breast Cancer and Diarrhea are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Diarrhea when you have Breast cancer?

Gender of people who have Breast Cancer and experience Diarrhea *:

  • female: 98.81 %
  • male: 1.19 %

Age of people who have Breast Cancer and experience Diarrhea *:

  • 0-1: 0.02 %
  • 2-9: 0.06 %
  • 10-19: 0.06 %
  • 20-29: 0.48 %
  • 30-39: 5.17 %
  • 40-49: 14.39 %
  • 50-59: 29.66 %
  • 60+: 50.14 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 404 people, 5.83%
  2. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 265 people, 3.82%
  3. Preventive Health Care: 258 people, 3.72%
  4. Breast Cancer Metastatic: 225 people, 3.24%
  5. Pain: 210 people, 3.03%
  6. Depression: 127 people, 1.83%
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 124 people, 1.79%
  8. High Blood Cholesterol: 102 people, 1.47%
  9. Stress And Anxiety: 100 people, 1.44%
  10. Diabetes: 94 people, 1.36%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Tykerb: 1,853 people, 26.72%
  2. Xeloda: 1,454 people, 20.97%
  3. Herceptin: 895 people, 12.91%
  4. Zometa: 583 people, 8.41%
  5. Taxotere: 501 people, 7.22%
  6. Lapatinib: 499 people, 7.20%
  7. Ibrance: 470 people, 6.78%
  8. Paclitaxel: 400 people, 5.77%
  9. Docetaxel: 386 people, 5.57%
  10. Arimidex: 366 people, 5.28%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2,042 people, 29.44%
  2. Nausea And Vomiting: 1,614 people, 23.27%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 1,522 people, 21.95%
  4. Rashes (redness): 881 people, 12.70%
  5. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water): 842 people, 12.14%
  6. Weakness: 822 people, 11.85%
  7. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat): 728 people, 10.50%
  8. Fever: 702 people, 10.12%
  9. Abdominal Pain: 612 people, 8.82%
  10. Breathing Difficulty: 603 people, 8.70%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you have Diarrhea with Breast cancer?

You are not alone:

Results from eHealthMe (non-FDA) reports of Diarrhea with Breast cancer

Severity of Diarrhea *:
  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 72.73 %
  • severe: 27.27 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %
Race of the people *:
  • African American, Non-Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.0 %
  • Asian: 12.5 %
  • Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders: 0.0 %
  • Two or more races: 0.0 %
  • White, Non-Hispanic: 87.5 %

* Approximation only.

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