Who have Osteonecrosis with Cytoxan - from FDA reports

Osteonecrosis is found among people who take Cytoxan, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,470 people who have side effects when taking Cytoxan from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 11, 2018

11,470 people reported to have side effects when taking Cytoxan.
Among them, 511 people (4.46%) have Osteonecrosis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cytoxan cause Osteonecrosis?

Time on Cytoxan when people have Osteonecrosis *:

  • < 1 month: 12.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 74.17 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1.67 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Osteonecrosis when taking Cytoxan *:

  • female: 76.41 %
  • male: 23.59 %

Age of people who have Osteonecrosis when taking Cytoxan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.64 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4.5 %
  • 40-49: 29.12 %
  • 50-59: 38.97 %
  • 60+: 26.77 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 132 people, 25.83%
  2. Pain: 71 people, 13.89%
  3. Breast Cancer Metastatic: 65 people, 12.72%
  4. Depression: 48 people, 9.39%
  5. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 45 people, 8.81%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zometa: 436 people, 85.32%
  2. Aredia: 343 people, 67.12%
  3. Adriamycin Pfs: 202 people, 39.53%
  4. Decadron: 136 people, 26.61%
  5. Prilosec: 128 people, 25.05%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Tooth Extraction: 313 people, 61.25%
  2. Bone Disorder: 305 people, 59.69%
  3. Pain: 292 people, 57.14%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 225 people, 44.03%
  5. Osteomyelitis (infection of bone): 200 people, 39.14%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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