Exjade side effects - from FDA reports


In this review, we analyze Exjade side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Exjade. The review is based on 26,982 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Exjade

Exjade has active ingredients of deferasirox. It is often used in iron overload. (latest outcomes from Exjade 27,015 users)


On Nov, 07, 2018

26,982 people who take Exjade are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Exjade side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • Vomiting
  • Death
  • White blood cell count increased
  • White blood cell count decreased
  • Diarrhoea
1 - 6 months:
  • Renal disorder (kidney disease)
  • Abdominal pain upper
  • Acute myeloid leukaemia (acute cancer in which the bone marrow makes abnormal myeloblasts)
  • Neoplasm malignant (cancer tumour)
  • Death
6 - 12 months:
  • Death
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Pneumonia
  • Pyrexia (fever)
1 - 2 years:
  • Death
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Sepsis (a severe blood infection that can lead to organ failure and death)
2 - 5 years:
  • Death
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Vomiting
  • Memory impairment
  • Diarrhoea
5 - 10 years:
  • Sepsis (a severe blood infection that can lead to organ failure and death)
  • Death
  • Pain
  • Serum ferritin increased
  • Vomiting
10+ years:
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Vomiting
  • Abnormal behaviour
  • Colitis ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)
  • Pyrexia (fever)
not specified:
  • Death
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Diarrhoea
  • Pneumonia
  • Vomiting

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Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • Death
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Pneumonia
male:
  • Death
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Rash
  • Sepsis (a severe blood infection that can lead to organ failure and death)
  • Renal failure (kidney dysfunction)

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Most common side effects by age *:

0-1:
  • Vomiting
  • Death
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Cardiac murmur (an heart sound in valve abnormality)
  • Cell death
2-9:
  • Vomiting
  • Serum ferritin increased
  • Pyrexia (fever)
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Death
10-19:
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Vomiting
  • Serum ferritin increased
  • Death
  • Pyrexia (fever)
20-29:
  • Vomiting
  • Serum ferritin increased
  • Pain
  • Pyrexia (fever)
  • Weight decreased
30-39:
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Death
  • Vomiting
  • Pain
  • Diarrhoea
40-49:
  • Death
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Weight decreased
50-59:
  • Death
  • Sickle cell anaemia with crisis (sickle cell anaemia have painful episodes)
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Pyrexia (fever)
60+:
  • Death
  • Diarrhoea
  • White blood cell count decreased
  • Pneumonia
  • Vomiting

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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