Who have Short-term memory loss with Carcinoid syndrome - from FDA reports


Short-term memory loss is found among people with Carcinoid syndrome, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Sandostatin lar and have Neuroendocrine tumor. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 59 people who have Carcinoid syndrome from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 03, 2019

59 people who have Carcinoid Syndrome and Short-Term Memory Loss are studied.


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Gender of people who have Carcinoid Syndrome and experience Short-Term Memory Loss *:

  • female: 40.74 %
  • male: 59.26 %

Age of people who have Carcinoid Syndrome and experience Short-Term Memory Loss *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 23.08 %
  • 60+: 76.92 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Neuroendocrine Tumor: 9 people, 15.25%
  2. Renal Cell Carcinoma (a kidney cancer): 3 people, 5.08%
  3. Blood Glucose Increased: 3 people, 5.08%
  4. Carcinoid Tumor: 3 people, 5.08%
  5. Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour): 3 people, 5.08%
  6. Hair Growth Abnormal: 3 people, 5.08%
  7. High Blood Pressure: 2 people, 3.39%
  8. Bronchospasm (spasm of bronchial smooth muscle producing narrowing of the bronchi): 2 people, 3.39%
  9. Diarrhea: 2 people, 3.39%
  10. Enlarged Prostate: 2 people, 3.39%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Sandostatin Lar: 22 people, 37.29%
  2. Sandostatin: 12 people, 20.34%
  3. Norvasc: 6 people, 10.17%
  4. Afinitor: 5 people, 8.47%
  5. Colace: 3 people, 5.08%
  6. Creon: 3 people, 5.08%
  7. Fish Oil: 3 people, 5.08%
  8. Multivitamin: 3 people, 5.08%
  9. Spironolactone: 3 people, 5.08%
  10. Metformin: 2 people, 3.39%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Diarrhea: 33 people, 55.93%
  2. Weight Decreased: 25 people, 42.37%
  3. Fall: 24 people, 40.68%
  4. Dizziness: 20 people, 33.90%
  5. Breathing Difficulty: 20 people, 33.90%
  6. Stress And Anxiety: 18 people, 30.51%
  7. Heart Rate Decreased: 17 people, 28.81%
  8. High Blood Pressure: 17 people, 28.81%
  9. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure): 17 people, 28.81%
  10. Back Pain: 16 people, 27.12%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.



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