Who have Hot flushes with Sandostatin - from FDA reports
Hot flushes is found among people who take Sandostatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Afinitor, and have Neuroendocrine tumor. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,748 people who have side effects when taking Sandostatin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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25,748 people reported to have side effects when taking Sandostatin.
Among them, 433 people (1.68%) have Hot flushes
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sandostatin when people have Hot flushes *:
- < 1 month: 45.45 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.64 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.82 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.91 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.91 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.27 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hot flushes when taking Sandostatin *:
- female: 70.22 %
- male: 29.78 %
Age of people who have Hot flushes when taking Sandostatin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.41 %
- 30-39: 1.77 %
- 40-49: 9.89 %
- 50-59: 22.26 %
- 60+: 64.66 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Neuroendocrine Tumor: 149 people, 34.41%
- Carcinoid Syndrome (syndrome includes flushing and diarrhoea, and, less frequently, heart failure and bronchoconstriction): 40 people, 9.24%
- Metastatic Carcinoid Tumor: 24 people, 5.54%
- High Blood Pressure: 15 people, 3.46%
- Pain: 13 people, 3.00%
- Diarrhea: 12 people, 2.77%
- Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor: 11 people, 2.54%
- Blood Pressure Management: 9 people, 2.08%
- 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, 2.08%
- Carcinoid Tumor Of The Small Bowel: 9 people, 2.08%
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Afinitor: 26 people, 6.00%
- Synthroid: 22 people, 5.08%
- Lipitor: 18 people, 4.16%
- Morphine: 16 people, 3.70%
- Oxycontin: 15 people, 3.46%
- Pantoprazole: 15 people, 3.46%
- Hydrochlorothiazide: 14 people, 3.23%
- Tylenol: 14 people, 3.23%
- Amlodipine: 14 people, 3.23%
- Dilaudid: 14 people, 3.23%
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea: 295 people, 68.13%
- Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 212 people, 48.96%
- Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 212 people, 48.96%
- High Blood Pressure: 198 people, 45.73%
- Skin Blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck): 160 people, 36.95%
- Dizziness: 159 people, 36.72%
- Weakness: 138 people, 31.87%
- Blood Pressure Systolic Increased: 130 people, 30.02%
- Abdominal Pain: 128 people, 29.56%
- Headache (pain in head): 127 people, 29.33%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Sandostatin has active ingredients of octreotide acetate. It is often used in acromegaly. (latest outcomes from Sandostatin 25,846 users)
Hot flushes (sudden feelings of heat) has been reported by people with prostate cancer, multiple sclerosis, endometriosis, breast cancer, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 48,441 Hot flushes patients).
Drugs that are associated with Hot flushesHot flushes (2,318 drugs)
Could your condition cause Hot flushesHot flushes (1,894 conditions)
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Related publications that referenced our studies
- Azkur D, Yoldas T, Toyran M, Kocabas CN, "A pediatric case of anaphylaxis due to octreotide", Asian Pacific journal of allergy and immunology, 2011 Dec .
- Puvanendran R, Teo HZ, "Case report of use of Black Cohosh for carbamazepine induced hot flushes in a post menopausal woman", Maturitas, 2017 Jun .
- Saif MW, "Rheumatoid arthritis associated with the use of Sandostatin® LAR® depot in a patient with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor", An association or a coincidence? The first case report, 2013 Jan .
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