Celebrex and Death - from FDA reports

Death is found among people who take Celebrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have Ill-defined disorder. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 106,010 people who have side effects when taking Celebrex from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 14, 2018

106,010 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex.
Among them, 1,767 people (1.67%) have Death

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Celebrex cause Death?

Time on Celebrex when people have Death *:

  • < 1 month: 22.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.12 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 15.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.75 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 21.88 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.75 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Death when taking Celebrex *:

  • female: 57.82 %
  • male: 42.18 %

Age of people who have Death when taking Celebrex *:

  • 0-1: 0.32 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.64 %
  • 20-29: 0.53 %
  • 30-39: 5.52 %
  • 40-49: 10.4 %
  • 50-59: 19.96 %
  • 60+: 62.63 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Ill-Defined Disorder: 150 people, 8.49%
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 130 people, 7.36%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 72 people, 4.07%
  4. Breast Cancer: 51 people, 2.89%
  5. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 50 people, 2.83%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Vioxx: 240 people, 13.58%
  2. Zometa: 181 people, 10.24%
  3. Bextra: 157 people, 8.89%
  4. Lasix: 154 people, 8.72%
  5. Prednisone: 121 people, 6.85%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 233 people, 13.19%
  2. Breathing Difficulty: 172 people, 9.73%
  3. Injury: 148 people, 8.38%
  4. Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw): 145 people, 8.21%
  5. Heart Attack: 140 people, 7.92%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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