Review: could Herpes zoster cause Thrombocytopenia?
This is a review of Thrombocytopenia among 6,529 people who have Herpes zoster. We analyze the Herpes zoster patients by their gender and age, drugs used, and common conditions other than Herpes zoster. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and is updated regularly.
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Herpes zoster (latest reports from 112,987 patients) is typically treated by Valtrex, Acyclovir, Gabapentin, Lyrica, Valacyclovir, Valacyclovir Hydrochloride.
Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood) (latest reports from 323,511 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, pain.
On Feb, 16, 2014: 6,526 people who have herpes zoster are studied. Among them, 60 (0.92%) have Thrombocytopenia.
Gender of people who have herpes zoster and experienced Thrombocytopenia * :
Age of people who have herpes zoster and experienced Thrombocytopenia * :
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Herpes zoster (60 people, 100.00%)
- Pain (13 people, 21.67%)
- Prophylaxis (13 people, 21.67%)
- Diabetes mellitus (10 people, 16.67%)
- Multiple myeloma (10 people, 16.67%)
- Emphysema (9 people, 15.00%)
- Cerebral infarction (8 people, 13.33%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (8 people, 13.33%)
- Blister (7 people, 11.67%)
- Lymphoma (6 people, 10.00%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Valtrex (27 people, 45.00%)
- Acyclovir (24 people, 40.00%)
- Pravastatin sodium (14 people, 23.33%)
- Famotidine (12 people, 20.00%)
- Aspirin (12 people, 20.00%)
- Dexamethasone (11 people, 18.33%)
- Clarithromycin (9 people, 15.00%)
- Theophylline (9 people, 15.00%)
- Diclofenac sodium (9 people, 15.00%)
- Glimepiride (8 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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