Who have Malaise with Firmagon - from FDA reports

Malaise is found among people who take Firmagon, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xtandi, and have Prostate cancer metastatic. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,581 people who have side effects when taking Firmagon from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Dec, 11, 2018

1,581 people reported to have side effects when taking Firmagon.
Among them, 47 people (2.97%) have Malaise

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Firmagon cause Malaise?

Time on Firmagon when people have Malaise *:

  • < 1 month: 22.22 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Malaise when taking Firmagon *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Malaise when taking Firmagon *:

  • 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: 9.09 %
  • 60+: 90.91 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Prostate Cancer Metastatic: 7 people, 14.89%
  2. Pain: 2 people, 4.26%
  3. Diabetes: 2 people, 4.26%
  4. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 1 person, 2.13%
  5. Malignant Melanoma (skin cancer rises from melancytes): 1 person, 2.13%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Xtandi: 6 people, 12.77%
  2. Calcium: 4 people, 8.51%
  3. Xgeva: 4 people, 8.51%
  4. Aspirin: 4 people, 8.51%
  5. Metformin: 4 people, 8.51%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 7 people, 14.89%
  2. Pain: 7 people, 14.89%
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 7 people, 14.89%
  4. Breathing Difficulty: 6 people, 12.77%
  5. Nausea And Vomiting: 6 people, 12.77%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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