Will you have Anosmia with Neulasta - from FDA reports

Summary

Anosmia is reported only by a few people who take Neulasta. We study 34,853 people who have side effects while taking Neulasta from FDA. Among them, 4 have Anosmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Anosmia and more.



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How the study uses the data?

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

What is Neulasta?

Neulasta has active ingredients of pegfilgrastim. It is often used in agranulocytosis. (latest outcomes from Neulasta 34,972 users)

What is Anosmia?

Anosmia has been reported by people with nasopharyngitis, high blood pressure, asthma, nasal congestion, sinusitis (latest reports from 9,633 Anosmia patients).

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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 Feb, 23, 2019

34,853 people reported to have side effects when taking Neulasta.
Among them, 4 people (0.01%) have Anosmia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Neulasta cause Anosmia?

Gender of people who have Anosmia when taking Neulasta *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Anosmia when taking Neulasta *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 75 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 25 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with itching and bleeding blisters): 3 people, 75.00%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 2 people, 50.00%
  3. Nausea And Vomiting: 2 people, 50.00%
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 2 people, 50.00%
  5. Gastric Ph Decreased: 2 people, 50.00%
  6. Gastric Disorder (disease of stomach): 2 people, 50.00%
  7. Hepatitis C: 1 person, 25.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zyrtec: 3 people, 75.00%
  2. Cytoxan: 3 people, 75.00%
  3. Zofran: 3 people, 75.00%
  4. Ibuprofen: 3 people, 75.00%
  5. Flexeril: 3 people, 75.00%
  6. Famotidine: 3 people, 75.00%
  7. Etoposide: 3 people, 75.00%
  8. Elidel: 3 people, 75.00%
  9. Colace: 3 people, 75.00%
  10. Mesna: 3 people, 75.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 4 people, 100.00%
  2. Dizziness: 4 people, 100.00%
  3. White Blood Cell Count Increased: 3 people, 75.00%
  4. Fall: 3 people, 75.00%
  5. Lung Neoplasm (tumour of lung): 3 people, 75.00%
  6. Jaundice - Yellow Skin (a yellowish pigmentation of the skin): 3 people, 75.00%
  7. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 3 people, 75.00%
  8. Injury: 3 people, 75.00%
  9. Hypersensitivity: 3 people, 75.00%
  10. Hodgkin's Lymphoma (cancer originating from white blood cells): 3 people, 75.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


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