Prograf and Ra - from FDA reports

Ra is found among people who take Prograf, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Enbrel, and have Preventive health care. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 33,531 people who have side effects when taking Prograf from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 20, 2018

33,531 people reported to have side effects when taking Prograf.
Among them, 151 people (0.45%) have Ra

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prograf cause Ra?

Time on Prograf when people have Ra *:

  • < 1 month: 37.04 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.22 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.41 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.7 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 18.52 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 11.11 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Ra when taking Prograf *:

  • female: 78.91 %
  • male: 21.09 %

Age of people who have Ra when taking Prograf *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.74 %
  • 30-39: 2.22 %
  • 40-49: 53.33 %
  • 50-59: 10.37 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Preventive Health Care: 6 people, 3.97%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 5 people, 3.31%
  3. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 4 people, 2.65%
  4. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach): 3 people, 1.99%
  5. Interstitial Lung Disease: 3 people, 1.99%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Enbrel: 86 people, 56.95%
  2. Remicade: 71 people, 47.02%
  3. Rapamune: 67 people, 44.37%
  4. Neoral: 67 people, 44.37%
  5. Cellcept: 47 people, 31.13%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Drug Ineffective: 82 people, 54.30%
  2. Pain: 69 people, 45.70%
  3. Ovarian Cysts (fluid filled sacs of the ovary): 67 people, 44.37%
  4. Acne (skin problems that cause pimples): 67 people, 44.37%
  5. Hair Loss: 67 people, 44.37%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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