Who have Fatigue with Carcinoid syndrome - from FDA reports

Fatigue is found among people with Carcinoid syndrome, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Sandostatin lar and have Neuroendocrine tumor. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 362 people who have Carcinoid syndrome from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 10, 2019

362 people who have Carcinoid Syndrome and Fatigue are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Fatigue when you have Carcinoid syndrome?

Gender of people who have Carcinoid Syndrome and experience Fatigue *:

  • female: 67.04 %
  • male: 32.96 %

Age of people who have Carcinoid Syndrome and experience Fatigue *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.9500000000000001 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 1.9 %
  • 40-49: 7.14 %
  • 50-59: 20.95 %
  • 60+: 69.05 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Neuroendocrine Tumor: 31 people, 8.56%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 19 people, 5.25%
  3. Carcinoid Tumor: 17 people, 4.70%
  4. Diarrhea: 14 people, 3.87%
  5. Drowsiness: 11 people, 3.04%
  6. Stress And Anxiety: 8 people, 2.21%
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 8 people, 2.21%
  8. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 7 people, 1.93%
  9. Sleep Disorder: 7 people, 1.93%
  10. Asthma: 6 people, 1.66%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Sandostatin Lar: 112 people, 30.94%
  2. Sandostatin: 83 people, 22.93%
  3. Afinitor: 30 people, 8.29%
  4. Metformin: 20 people, 5.52%
  5. Creon: 14 people, 3.87%
  6. Lomotil: 14 people, 3.87%
  7. Synthroid: 13 people, 3.59%
  8. Tylenol: 13 people, 3.59%
  9. Somatuline Depot: 12 people, 3.31%
  10. Lasix: 11 people, 3.04%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Diarrhea: 176 people, 48.62%
  2. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 110 people, 30.39%
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 98 people, 27.07%
  4. Abdominal Pain: 97 people, 26.80%
  5. Skin Blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck): 89 people, 24.59%
  6. Abdominal Distension: 80 people, 22.10%
  7. Breathing Difficulty: 78 people, 21.55%
  8. Nausea And Vomiting: 68 people, 18.78%
  9. Blood Pressure Systolic Increased: 65 people, 17.96%
  10. Weakness: 64 people, 17.68%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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