Multiple myeloma and Colitis - from FDA reports

Colitis is found among people with Multiple myeloma, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Revlimid and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Colitis with Multiple myeloma. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 485 people who have Multiple myeloma from FDA , and is updated regularly.

On Jul, 08, 2018

485 people who have Multiple Myeloma and Colitis are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

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Gender of people who have Multiple Myeloma and experience Colitis *:

  • female: 58.43 %
  • male: 41.57 %

Age of people who have Multiple Myeloma and experience Colitis *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 2.5700000000000003 %
  • 40-49: 5.71 %
  • 50-59: 23.14 %
  • 60+: 68.57 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Pain: 24 people, 4.95%
  2. Constipation: 17 people, 3.51%
  3. Preventive Health Care: 16 people, 3.30%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 13 people, 2.68%
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 10 people, 2.06%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Revlimid: 229 people, 47.22%
  2. Velcade: 184 people, 37.94%
  3. Dexamethasone: 107 people, 22.06%
  4. Cyclophosphamide: 75 people, 15.46%
  5. Zometa: 74 people, 15.26%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Diarrhea: 104 people, 21.44%
  2. Pneumonia: 71 people, 14.64%
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood): 62 people, 12.78%
  4. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 61 people, 12.58%
  5. Weakness: 56 people, 11.55%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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