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 study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 575 people who have Multiple myeloma from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 18, 2018

575 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: 58.66 %
  • male: 41.34 %

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

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Pain: 28 people, 4.87%
  2. Preventive Health Care: 25 people, 4.35%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 19 people, 3.30%
  4. Constipation: 17 people, 2.96%
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 15 people, 2.61%

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Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Revlimid: 294 people, 51.13%
  2. Velcade: 199 people, 34.61%
  3. Dexamethasone: 107 people, 18.61%
  4. Zometa: 78 people, 13.57%
  5. Cyclophosphamide: 75 people, 13.04%

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Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Diarrhea: 112 people, 19.48%
  2. Pneumonia: 75 people, 13.04%
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood): 67 people, 11.65%
  4. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 64 people, 11.13%
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 59 people, 10.26%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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