Gastrointestinal stromal tumor and Light-headedness when standing up - from FDA reports


Light-headedness when standing up is found among people with Gastrointestinal stromal tumor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Gleevec and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Light-headedness when standing up with Gastrointestinal stromal tumor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 206 people who have Gastrointestinal stromal tumor from FDA , and is updated regularly.



On Jul, 11, 2018

206 people who have Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor and Light-Headedness When Standing Up are studied.


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Gender of people who have Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor and experience Light-Headedness When Standing Up *:

  • female: 50.75 %
  • male: 49.25 %

Age of people who have Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor and experience Light-Headedness When Standing Up *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.62 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 5.59 %
  • 50-59: 19.88 %
  • 60+: 73.91 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Pain: 11 people, 5.34%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 8 people, 3.88%
  3. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 7 people, 3.40%
  4. Preventive Health Care: 6 people, 2.91%
  5. Diabetes: 5 people, 2.43%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Gleevec: 100 people, 48.54%
  2. Sutent: 53 people, 25.73%
  3. Lasix: 20 people, 9.71%
  4. Norvasc: 14 people, 6.80%
  5. Vitamin D: 14 people, 6.80%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 69 people, 33.50%
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 58 people, 28.16%
  3. Nausea And Vomiting: 54 people, 26.21%
  4. Breathing Difficulty: 52 people, 25.24%
  5. Diarrhea: 50 people, 24.27%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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