Gastrointestinal stromal tumor and Lightheadedness - from FDA reports


Lightheadedness 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 Lightheadedness 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 Lightheadedness are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

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Gender of people who have Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor and experience Lightheadedness *:

  • female: 50.75 %
  • male: 49.25 %

Age of people who have Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor and experience Lightheadedness *:

  • 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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