Will you have Sudden death with Farxiga - from FDA reports

Summary

Sudden death is found among people who take Farxiga, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Metformin, and have Type 2 diabetes. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,960 people who have side effects when taking Farxiga 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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How we gather our data?

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 dapagliflozin (the active ingredients of Farxiga) and Farxiga (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Sudden death are also considered in the study.

What is Farxiga?

Farxiga has active ingredients of dapagliflozin. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Farxiga 5,015 users)

What is Sudden death?

Sudden death has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, primary pulmonary hypertension, pain, chronic myeloid leukaemia, diabetes (latest reports from 484,550 Sudden death 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, 18, 2019

4,960 people reported to have side effects when taking Farxiga.
Among them, 43 people (0.87%) have Sudden death


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Farxiga cause Sudden death?

Time on Farxiga when people have Sudden death *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 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 Sudden death when taking Farxiga *:

  • female: 25.64 %
  • male: 74.36 %

Age of people who have Sudden death when taking Farxiga *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Type 2 Diabetes: 8 people, 18.60%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol: 2 people, 4.65%
  3. Cardiac Disorder: 2 people, 4.65%
  4. Anticoagulant Therapy: 2 people, 4.65%
  5. Low Density Lipoprotein Increased (cholesterol increased in blood): 1 person, 2.33%
  6. Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood): 1 person, 2.33%
  7. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 2.33%
  8. Prostate Cancer: 1 person, 2.33%
  9. Glycosylated Haemoglobin: 1 person, 2.33%
  10. Stress And Anxiety: 1 person, 2.33%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Metformin: 6 people, 13.95%
  2. Amlodipine: 3 people, 6.98%
  3. Bydureon: 2 people, 4.65%
  4. Crestor: 2 people, 4.65%
  5. Januvia: 2 people, 4.65%
  6. Lasix: 2 people, 4.65%
  7. Xigduo Xr: 2 people, 4.65%
  8. Victoza: 1 person, 2.33%
  9. Fish Oil: 1 person, 2.33%
  10. Jardiance: 1 person, 2.33%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weight Decreased: 2 people, 4.65%
  2. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath): 1 person, 2.33%
  3. Cerebral Disorder (brain disease): 1 person, 2.33%
  4. Itching: 1 person, 2.33%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 2.33%
  6. Fungal Infection: 1 person, 2.33%
  7. Eating Disorder: 1 person, 2.33%
  8. Chronic Kidney Disease: 1 person, 2.33%
  9. Cerebral Haemorrhage (bleeding within the brain): 1 person, 2.33%
  10. Cardiac Disorder: 1 person, 2.33%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you have Sudden death while taking Farxiga?


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