Aldomet and Thrombocytopenia - from FDA reports
Thrombocytopenia is found among people who take Aldomet, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aldactone, and have Hyperphosphataemia. This review analyzes which people have Thrombocytopenia with Aldomet. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,950 people who have side effects when taking Aldomet from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 09, 2017
1,950 people reported to have side effects when taking Aldomet.
Among them, 44 people (2.26%) have Thrombocytopenia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Aldomet when people have Thrombocytopenia *:
- < 1 month: 75 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Thrombocytopenia when taking Aldomet *:
- female: 67.5 %
- male: 32.5 %
Age of people who have Thrombocytopenia when taking Aldomet *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.78 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 5.56 %
- 50-59: 11.11 %
- 60+: 80.56 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hyperphosphataemia (4 people, 9.09%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (2 people, 4.55%)
- Preventive Health Care (2 people, 4.55%)
- Vertical Infection Transmission (1 person, 2.27%)
- Kidney Transplant (1 person, 2.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Eprex (5 people, 11.36%)
- Aldactone (5 people, 11.36%)
- Lasix (4 people, 9.09%)
- Diovan (4 people, 9.09%)
- Clonidine (3 people, 6.82%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Haemoglobin Decreased (12 people, 27.27%)
- Fever (6 people, 13.64%)
- Red Cell Aplasia (5 people, 11.36%)
- C-Reactive Protein Increased (5 people, 11.36%)
- Haematocrit Decreased (4 people, 9.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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