Who have Hot flushes with Sandostatin lar - from FDA reports


Hot flushes is found among people who take Sandostatin lar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Sandostatin, and have Neuroendocrine tumor. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,554 people who have side effects when taking Sandostatin lar from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 09, 2019

21,554 people reported to have side effects when taking Sandostatin lar.
Among them, 369 people (1.71%) have Hot flushes


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sandostatin lar cause Hot flushes?

Time on Sandostatin lar when people have Hot flushes *:

  • < 1 month: 11.11 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 44.44 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.7 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 18.52 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.41 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 14.81 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hot flushes when taking Sandostatin lar *:

  • female: 72.24 %
  • male: 27.76 %

Age of people who have Hot flushes when taking Sandostatin lar *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.69 %
  • 30-39: 2.11 %
  • 40-49: 9.7 %
  • 50-59: 22.36 %
  • 60+: 64.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Neuroendocrine Tumor: 131 people, 35.50%
  2. Carcinoid Tumor: 82 people, 22.22%
  3. Metastatic Carcinoid Tumor: 19 people, 5.15%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 13 people, 3.52%
  5. Pain: 11 people, 2.98%
  6. Diarrhea: 10 people, 2.71%
  7. Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor: 10 people, 2.71%
  8. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 9 people, 2.44%
  9. Carcinoid Tumor Of The Small Bowel: 9 people, 2.44%
  10. Blood Pressure Management: 8 people, 2.17%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Sandostatin: 100 people, 27.10%
  2. Afinitor: 21 people, 5.69%
  3. Synthroid: 16 people, 4.34%
  4. Morphine: 15 people, 4.07%
  5. Oxycontin: 14 people, 3.79%
  6. Vitamin D: 11 people, 2.98%
  7. Dilaudid: 10 people, 2.71%
  8. Metformin: 10 people, 2.71%
  9. Digoxin: 10 people, 2.71%
  10. Tylenol: 10 people, 2.71%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Diarrhea: 256 people, 69.38%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 182 people, 49.32%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 169 people, 45.80%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 169 people, 45.80%
  5. Skin Blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck): 142 people, 38.48%
  6. Dizziness: 139 people, 37.67%
  7. Weakness: 116 people, 31.44%
  8. Blood Pressure Systolic Increased: 114 people, 30.89%
  9. Abdominal Pain: 111 people, 30.08%
  10. Headache (pain in head): 109 people, 29.54%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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