Vioxx and Hypertrophic osteoarthritis - from FDA reports
Hypertrophic osteoarthritis is found among people who take Vioxx, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Joint pain. This review analyzes which people have Hypertrophic osteoarthritis with Vioxx. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 108,076 people who have side effects when taking Vioxx from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 05, 2017
108,076 people reported to have side effects when taking Vioxx.
Among them, 2,427 people (2.25%) have Hypertrophic osteoarthritis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vioxx when people have Hypertrophic osteoarthritis *:
- < 1 month: 6.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.87 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.26 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.88 %
- 2 - 5 years: 46.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.87 %
- 10+ years: 0.15 %
Gender of people who have Hypertrophic osteoarthritis when taking Vioxx *:
- female: 62.96 %
- male: 37.04 %
Age of people who have Hypertrophic osteoarthritis when taking Vioxx *:
- 0-1: 0.04 %
- 2-9: 0.04 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.26 %
- 30-39: 1.85 %
- 40-49: 16.22 %
- 50-59: 30.46 %
- 60+: 51.12 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Joint Pain (179 people, 7.38%)
- High Blood Pressure (169 people, 6.96%)
- Back Pain (112 people, 4.61%)
- Metastases To Bone (91 people, 3.75%)
- Osteoporosis (90 people, 3.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (359 people, 14.79%)
- Celebrex (329 people, 13.56%)
- Aredia (270 people, 11.12%)
- Coumadin (263 people, 10.84%)
- Ambien (247 people, 10.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (1,161 people, 47.84%)
- Chest Pain (917 people, 37.78%)
- Stress And Anxiety (870 people, 35.85%)
- Coronary Heart Disease (762 people, 31.40%)
- Depression (734 people, 30.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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