Aprepitant and Intestinal volvulus - from FDA reports


Intestinal volvulus is found among people who take Aprepitant, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Dexamethasone, and have Preventive health care. This review analyzes which people have Intestinal volvulus with Aprepitant. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,879 people who have side effects when taking Aprepitant from FDA, and is updated regularly.



On Jul, 23, 2018

1,879 people reported to have side effects when taking Aprepitant.
Among them, 24 people (1.28%) have Intestinal volvulus


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Aprepitant cause Intestinal volvulus?

Time on Aprepitant when people have Intestinal volvulus *:

  • < 1 month: 85.71 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Intestinal volvulus when taking Aprepitant *:

  • female: 54.17 %
  • male: 45.83 %

Age of people who have Intestinal volvulus when taking Aprepitant *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 8.7 %
  • 40-49: 4.35 %
  • 50-59: 26.09 %
  • 60+: 60.87 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Preventive Health Care: 6 people, 25.00%
  2. Pancreatic Carcinoma Metastatic (pancreatic cancer- metastatic): 5 people, 20.83%
  3. Hodgkin's Lymphoma (cancer originating from white blood cells): 4 people, 16.67%
  4. Gastroesophageal Cancer: 3 people, 12.50%
  5. Cough: 3 people, 12.50%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Palonosetron: 9 people, 37.50%
  2. Dexamethasone: 9 people, 37.50%
  3. Cisplatin: 8 people, 33.33%
  4. Ibuprofen: 7 people, 29.17%
  5. Ondansetron: 7 people, 29.17%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Nausea And Vomiting: 9 people, 37.50%
  2. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water): 9 people, 37.50%
  3. Agranulocytosis (a deficiency of granulocytes in the blood, causing increased vulnerability to infection): 7 people, 29.17%
  4. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 6 people, 25.00%
  5. White Blood Cell Count Decreased: 6 people, 25.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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