Cholestyramine and Pleural effusion - from FDA reports


Summary

Pleural effusion is found among people who take Cholestyramine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Pleural effusion with Cholestyramine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,089 people who have side effects when taking Cholestyramine from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 18, 2017

3,089 people reported to have side effects when taking Cholestyramine.
Among them, 51 people (1.65%) have Pleural effusion


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cholestyramine cause Pleural effusion?

Time on Cholestyramine when people have Pleural effusion *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
  • 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 Pleural effusion when taking Cholestyramine *:

  • female: 40 %
  • male: 60 %

Age of people who have Pleural effusion when taking Cholestyramine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.27 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 15.91 %
  • 60+: 81.82 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (14 people, 27.45%)
  • Tuberculosis (6 people, 11.76%)
  • Pain (5 people, 9.80%)
  • Indigestion (5 people, 9.80%)
  • Depression (5 people, 9.80%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (19 people, 37.25%)
  • Percocet (18 people, 35.29%)
  • Aredia (18 people, 35.29%)
  • Allopurinol (18 people, 35.29%)
  • Flomax (16 people, 31.37%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (27 people, 52.94%)
  • Weakness (25 people, 49.02%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (23 people, 45.10%)
  • Ascites (22 people, 43.14%)
  • Pain (20 people, 39.22%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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