Who have Musculoskeletal pain with Xeloda - from FDA reports


Musculoskeletal pain is found among people who take Xeloda, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 35,216 people who have side effects when taking Xeloda from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jan, 12, 2019

35,216 people reported to have side effects when taking Xeloda.
Among them, 303 people (0.86%) have Musculoskeletal pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xeloda cause Musculoskeletal pain?

Time on Xeloda when people have Musculoskeletal pain *:

  • < 1 month: 51.61 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 32.26 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.9 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.23 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Musculoskeletal pain when taking Xeloda *:

  • female: 86.58 %
  • male: 13.42 %

Age of people who have Musculoskeletal pain when taking Xeloda *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.88 %
  • 20-29: 4.42 %
  • 30-39: 9.73 %
  • 40-49: 26.11 %
  • 50-59: 27.43 %
  • 60+: 31.42 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 48 people, 15.84%
  2. Pain: 25 people, 8.25%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 19 people, 6.27%
  4. Preventive Health Care: 16 people, 5.28%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 12 people, 3.96%
  6. Breast Cancer Female: 11 people, 3.63%
  7. Fungal Infection: 11 people, 3.63%
  8. Anaemia (lack of blood): 10 people, 3.30%
  9. Hypercalcaemia (elevated calcium (ca+) level in the blood): 10 people, 3.30%
  10. Fever: 10 people, 3.30%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zometa: 210 people, 69.31%
  2. Aredia: 127 people, 41.91%
  3. Taxotere: 123 people, 40.59%
  4. Faslodex: 103 people, 33.99%
  5. Coumadin: 102 people, 33.66%
  6. Cytoxan: 92 people, 30.36%
  7. Arimidex: 92 people, 30.36%
  8. Avastin: 90 people, 29.70%
  9. Decadron: 83 people, 27.39%
  10. Zofran: 81 people, 26.73%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 205 people, 67.66%
  2. Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw): 169 people, 55.78%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 163 people, 53.80%
  4. Back Pain: 148 people, 48.84%
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 145 people, 47.85%
  6. Joint Pain: 139 people, 45.87%
  7. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 135 people, 44.55%
  8. Anaemia (lack of blood): 126 people, 41.58%
  9. Breathing Difficulty: 121 people, 39.93%
  10. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 121 people, 39.93%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study



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