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Review: could Clopidogrel cause Dizziness?

We study 9,692 people who have side effects while taking Clopidogrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 368 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.

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Clopidogrel (latest outcomes from 9,875 users) has active ingredients of clopidogrel. It is often used in blood clots.


Dizziness (latest reports from 1,294,072 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Sep, 14, 2014: 9,689 people reported to have side effects when taking Clopidogrel. Among them, 368 people (3.80%) have Dizziness.

Trend of Dizziness in Clopidogrel reports

Time on Clopidogrel when people have Dizziness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Clopidogrel * :


Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Clopidogrel * :


Severity of Dizziness when taking Clopidogrel ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe

How people recovered from Dizziness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (57 people, 15.49%)
  2. Atrial fibrillation (37 people, 10.05%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (28 people, 7.61%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (22 people, 5.98%)
  5. Depression (21 people, 5.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (174 people, 47.28%)
  2. Simvastatin (79 people, 21.47%)
  3. Digoxin (78 people, 21.20%)
  4. Furosemide (74 people, 20.11%)
  5. Plavix (73 people, 19.84%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (12 months ago):

  • Pt has been experiencing episodes of light headedness with associated nausea +/- vomiting. This has sometimes involved unresponsive episodes which self resolved. No drop in BP was noted. These episodes usually occur in the morning. Pt states this has also occurred post a cigarette which led to a MET call. BSL's have been stable. ECG readings NAD. Bloods NAD. ICD reading during episodes - NAD
    Hx: Liver transplant 2010, CCF, IDC implantion 2010, chronic renal impairment, Diaphragnmatic hernia repair 2013, Hypercholesterolaemia, HT, T2DM, COPD, #R) knee 2012, Visual deficits.


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On eHealthMe, Clopidogrel (clopidogrel) is often used for blood clots. Find out below the conditions Clopidogrel is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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