Will you have Dehydration with Doxil - from FDA reports

Summary

Dehydration is found among people who take Doxil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,045 people who have side effects when taking Doxil from FDA, and is updated regularly.



What's eHealthMe?

eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on doxorubicin hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Doxil) and Doxil (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Dehydration are also considered in the study.

What is Doxil?

Doxil has active ingredients of doxorubicin hydrochloride. It is often used in ovarian cancer. (latest outcomes from Doxil 6,090 users)

What is Dehydration?

Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, multiple myeloma, type 2 diabetes (latest reports from 116,327 Dehydration patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 14, 2019

6,045 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxil.
Among them, 272 people (4.5%) have Dehydration


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Doxil cause Dehydration?

Time on Doxil when people have Dehydration *:

  • < 1 month: 76.32 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.05 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.63 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Dehydration when taking Doxil *:

  • female: 75.66 %
  • male: 24.34 %

Age of people who have Dehydration when taking Doxil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.91 %
  • 40-49: 12.27 %
  • 50-59: 32.73 %
  • 60+: 54.09 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 73 people, 26.84%
  2. Breast Cancer: 34 people, 12.50%
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood): 26 people, 9.56%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 18 people, 6.62%
  5. Ovarian Cancer Recurrent (reoccurrence of ovary cancer): 18 people, 6.62%
  6. Preventive Health Care: 17 people, 6.25%
  7. Diabetes: 13 people, 4.78%
  8. Musculoskeletal Pain (pain affects the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves): 13 people, 4.78%
  9. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage): 13 people, 4.78%
  10. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 12 people, 4.41%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zometa: 107 people, 39.34%
  2. Dexamethasone: 71 people, 26.10%
  3. Zofran: 61 people, 22.43%
  4. Neupogen: 58 people, 21.32%
  5. Decadron: 56 people, 20.59%
  6. Velcade: 50 people, 18.38%
  7. Aredia: 49 people, 18.01%
  8. Celebrex: 47 people, 17.28%
  9. Coumadin: 47 people, 17.28%
  10. Aloxi: 47 people, 17.28%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 103 people, 37.87%
  2. Pain: 100 people, 36.76%
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood): 94 people, 34.56%
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 87 people, 31.99%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 86 people, 31.62%
  6. Weakness: 85 people, 31.25%
  7. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs): 81 people, 29.78%
  8. Pneumonia: 74 people, 27.21%
  9. Bone Disorder: 68 people, 25.00%
  10. Pancytopenia (medical condition in which there is a reduction in the number of red and white blood cells, as well as platelets): 67 people, 24.63%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


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