Rapamune and Crepitations - from FDA reports

Crepitations is found among people who take Rapamune, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Glioblastoma multiforme. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,431 people who have side effects when taking Rapamune from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 15, 2018

9,431 people reported to have side effects when taking Rapamune.
Among them, 15 people (0.16%) have Crepitations

Number of reports submitted per year:

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Time on Rapamune when people have Crepitations *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 50 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Crepitations when taking Rapamune *:

  • female: 20 %
  • male: 80 %

Age of people who have Crepitations when taking Rapamune *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 7.14 %
  • 30-39: 7.14 %
  • 40-49: 7.14 %
  • 50-59: 28.57 %
  • 60+: 50.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia: 1 person, 6.67%
  2. Glioblastoma Multiforme (most common and deadliest of malignant primary brain tumours in adults): 1 person, 6.67%
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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Norvasc: 5 people, 33.33%
  2. Prednisone: 5 people, 33.33%
  3. Clonidine: 4 people, 26.67%
  4. Zenapax: 4 people, 26.67%
  5. Lasix: 4 people, 26.67%
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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Atelectasis (partial or complete collapse of the lung): 5 people, 33.33%
  2. Fever: 4 people, 26.67%
  3. Breathing Difficulty: 4 people, 26.67%
  4. Haemoglobin Decreased: 4 people, 26.67%
  5. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 4 people, 26.67%
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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