Who have Bacterial infection with Colon cancer - from FDA reports


Bacterial infection is found among people with Colon cancer, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Avastin and have Epilepsy. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 32 people who have Colon cancer from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 20, 2019

32 people who have Colon Cancer and Bacterial Infection are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Bacterial infection when you have Colon cancer?

Gender of people who have Colon Cancer and experience Bacterial Infection *:

  • female: 45.16 %
  • male: 54.84 %

Age of people who have Colon Cancer and experience Bacterial Infection *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 7.41 %
  • 40-49: 11.11 %
  • 50-59: 37.04 %
  • 60+: 44.44 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 2 people, 6.25%
  2. Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures): 2 people, 6.25%
  3. Thyroid Diseases: 1 person, 3.12%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 3.12%
  5. Cancer Pain: 1 person, 3.12%
  6. Acute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack): 1 person, 3.12%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Avastin: 13 people, 40.62%
  2. Fluorouracil: 10 people, 31.25%
  3. Leucovorin Calcium: 9 people, 28.12%
  4. Xeloda: 6 people, 18.75%
  5. Oxaliplatin: 4 people, 12.50%
  6. Imodium: 3 people, 9.38%
  7. Femhrt: 3 people, 9.38%
  8. Synthroid: 3 people, 9.38%
  9. Protonix: 2 people, 6.25%
  10. Enalapril Maleate: 2 people, 6.25%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Diarrhea: 9 people, 28.12%
  2. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 6 people, 18.75%
  3. Weakness: 6 people, 18.75%
  4. Fever: 5 people, 15.62%
  5. Febrile Neutropenia (fever with reduced white blood cells): 4 people, 12.50%
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 4 people, 12.50%
  7. Escherichia Infection (bacterial infection by escherichia coli): 4 people, 12.50%
  8. Drug Ineffective: 4 people, 12.50%
  9. Weight Decreased: 4 people, 12.50%
  10. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect): 4 people, 12.50%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.



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