Review: could Aspirin cause Brain Damage?


Brain damage is found among people who take Aspirin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Folic Acid, and have Diabetes mellitus . We study 185,011 people who have side effects while taking Aspirin from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Brain damage. Find out below who they are, when they have Brain damage and more.

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Aspirin has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from Aspirin 282,863 users)

Brain Damage

Brain damage has been reported by people with depression, pain, arthritis, ill-defined disorder, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 1,009 Brain damage patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

185,011 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin.
Among them, 26 people (0.01%) have Brain Damage

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Aspirin cause Brain damage?

Gender of people who have Brain Damage when taking Aspirin *:

  • female: 30.77 %
  • male: 69.23 %

Age of people who have Brain Damage when taking Aspirin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 5 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 10 %
  • 40-49: 25 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 60 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (5 people, 19.23%)
  • Sinus Headache (3 people, 11.54%)
  • Vitamin Supplementation (2 people, 7.69%)
  • Anticoagulant Therapy (2 people, 7.69%)
  • Pain (1 person, 3.85%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Folic Acid (6 people, 23.08%)
  • Humalog (5 people, 19.23%)
  • Prevacid (4 people, 15.38%)
  • Prednisone (4 people, 15.38%)
  • Lipitor (4 people, 15.38%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dyspnoea (7 people, 26.92%)
  • Fatigue (6 people, 23.08%)
  • Headache (5 people, 19.23%)
  • Convulsion (5 people, 19.23%)
  • Coma (5 people, 19.23%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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