Dupuytren's contracture and drugs of ingredients of filgrastim - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Dupuytren's contracture is found among people who take drugs with ingredients of filgrastim, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old . This phase IV clinical study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 38,862 people who have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of filgrastim from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Drug(s) considered in the study (i.e. both brand name and generic drugs): Neupogen.

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On Oct, 02, 2022

38,862 people reported to have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of filgrastim.
Among them, 6 people (0.02%) have Dupuytren's contracture

What is Dupuytren's contracture?

Dupuytren's contracture (thickening of the fibrous tissue layer underneath the skin of the palm and fingers) is found to be associated with 460 drugs and 212 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could drugs with ingredients of filgrastim cause Dupuytren's contracture?

Gender of people who have Dupuytren's contracture when taking drugs with ingredients of filgrastim *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Dupuytren's contracture when taking drugs with ingredients of filgrastim *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 83.33 %
  • 60+: 16.67 %

Conditions people have *:

  1. Bone Density Decreased: 5 people, 83.33%
  2. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 1 person, 16.67%
  3. Colon Cancer: 1 person, 16.67%
  4. Bone Loss: 1 person, 16.67%

Other drugs people take *:

  1. Zometa: 6 people, 100.00%
  2. Plavix: 6 people, 100.00%
  3. Casodex: 6 people, 100.00%
  4. Leuprolide Acetate: 6 people, 100.00%
  5. Lisinopril: 6 people, 100.00%
  6. Mitoxantrone: 6 people, 100.00%
  7. Oxycontin: 6 people, 100.00%
  8. Motrin: 6 people, 100.00%
  9. Taxotere: 6 people, 100.00%
  10. Ambien: 6 people, 100.00%

Other side effects people have besides Dupuytren's contracture *:

  1. Urinary Incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination): 6 people, 100.00%
  2. Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water): 6 people, 100.00%
  3. Gingival Bleeding (bleeding gums): 6 people, 100.00%
  4. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 6 people, 100.00%
  5. Gait Disturbance: 6 people, 100.00%
  6. Fall: 6 people, 100.00%
  7. Faecal Incontinence (a lack of control over passing stool): 6 people, 100.00%
  8. Face Injury: 6 people, 100.00%
  9. Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall): 6 people, 100.00%
  10. Diarrhea: 6 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on filgrastim. All drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. brand name and generic drugs) are considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

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