Related topic: Aspirin, Rectal bleeding
Review: could Aspirin cause Rectal bleeding?
Summary: Rectal bleeding could be caused by Aspirin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Lipitor, and have Hypertension.
We study 160,839 people who have side effects while taking Aspirin from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Rectal bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Rectal bleeding and more.
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Aspirin (latest outcomes from 164,174 users) has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots.
Rectal bleeding (bleeding from rectum) (latest reports from 9,982 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 161,038 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 9 people (0.01%) have Rectal Bleeding. They amount to 0.09% of all the 9,967 people who have Rectal Bleeding on eHealthMe.
Time on Aspirin when people have Rectal bleeding * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||16.67%||16.67%||16.67%||16.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Aspirin * :
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||0.00%||33.33%||55.56% |
Severity of Rectal bleeding when taking Aspirin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Rectal bleeding||16.67%||66.67%||16.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Rectal bleeding ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Rectal bleeding||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (2 people, 22.22%)
- Central nervous system (1 people, 11.11%)
- Proteus infection (1 people, 11.11%)
- Oral herpes (1 people, 11.11%)
- Vitamin c and colds (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (3 people, 33.33%)
- Baby aspirin (2 people, 22.22%)
- Folic acid (2 people, 22.22%)
- Riboflavin (1 people, 11.11%)
- Nicotinamide (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Aspirin (aspirin) is often used for blood clots. Find out below the conditions Aspirin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (1 year ago):
It found a lesion on rectal side
From this study (2 years ago):
Using 500 mg per day for approx. 18 months, with bleeding only when infected or taking high doses of NSAIDs. Bleeding became continuous approx. 72 hours after switch to 1,000 mg per day, getting worse over 72 hours thereafter.
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