Celecoxib and Leukaemia - from FDA reports


Leukaemia is reported only by a few people who take Celecoxib. We study 14,379 people who have side effects while taking Celecoxib from FDA. Among them, 5 have Leukaemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Leukaemia and more.

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On Dec, 16, 2017

14,379 people reported to have side effects when taking Celecoxib.
Among them, 5 people (0.03%) have Leukaemia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Celecoxib cause Leukaemia?

Gender of people who have Leukaemia when taking Celecoxib *:

  • female: 60 %
  • male: 40 %

Age of people who have Leukaemia when taking Celecoxib *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Chemotherapy (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Anaemia (2 people, 40.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisone (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Allopurinol (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Morphine Sulfate (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Ganciclovir (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Fludarabine Phosphate (2 people, 40.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Septic Shock (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Thrombocytopenia (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Hypokalemia (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Weakness (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Hypotension (2 people, 40.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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