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Review: could Effient cause Death?

Summary: Death is found among people who take Effient, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Percutaneous coronary intervention.

We study 2,614 people who have side effects while taking Effient from FDA and social media. Among them, 122 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.

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Effient

Effient has active ingredients of prasugrel hydrochloride. It is often used in stent. (latest outcomes from 2,707 Effient users)

Death

Death (latest reports from 183,870 Death patients)

On Jan, 28, 2015: 2,614 people reported to have side effects when taking Effient. Among them, 122 people (4.67%) have Death.

Trend of Death in Effient reports

Time on Effient when people have Death * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Death83.33%16.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Death when taking Effient * :

FemaleMale
Death32.69%67.31%

Age of people who have Death when taking Effient * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Death0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%4.59%10.09%6.42%78.90%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Percutaneous coronary intervention (29 people, 23.77%)
  2. Stent placement (27 people, 22.13%)
  3. Acute myocardial infarction (22 people, 18.03%)
  4. Acute coronary syndrome (11 people, 9.02%)
  5. Arthritis (1 people, 0.82%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (34 people, 27.87%)
  2. Reopro (15 people, 12.30%)
  3. Plavix (10 people, 8.20%)
  4. Heparin (9 people, 7.38%)
  5. Carvedilol (4 people, 3.28%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Why 10 mg daily after b/f gives nauseating restlessness by afternoon.
    Had Angioplasty consisting of one drug eluting stent of 25 MM in Diagonal and Ballooning of OM nine(9) months ago.
  • Can i take krill oil while taking effient and aspirin
    I have high cholesterol and high bad cholesterol, arthritis, had open heart surgery and 7 stents.blood pressure is always up and down.
  • What interactions have been reported while taking lisinopri 5lmg; amlodipine besylate 5mg; and matopril tartrate 25mg
    trying to determine if the above list of drugs are safely taken on a daily bases and if any interact causing adverse symptoms. recently had severe episodes of chest pain,test resulted in no heart attack or pulmonary embolism.

    Am concerned medications could be causing my symptoms
  • Does effient cause low blood pressure (1 answer)
    Been having drops in blood pressure after meals and after beginning to take effient. This to the point of about 90-100 over 60, especially after eating. The lower number is especially problematic in that anything in the low sixties produces lightheadedness that endures a couple of hours. Have cut back on blood pressure medicines and am thinking of taking effient at night. Feel better in the evenings when blood pressure is higher. Any suggestions on combating low blood pressure? Had double stent two weeks ago. Anyone else have similar problems? Also, since taking Effient, blood sugar seems to spike after meals. More sensitive to carbohydrates, especially without quite a bit of protein mixed in.
  • Causes of extreme fatigue and fainting when stressed and chronic panic/anxiety and insomnia (1 answer)
    since daughters death 6 years ago I have been extremely fatigued, no energy for anything, dizziness chronic and have fainted about 7 times in the past 18 months, severe panic when leaving my home to the point of choking and vomiting, also wake up with flashbacks to my childs death nightly. Have been on antidepressants for 5 years stopped them about a year ago but no improvement. Nothing works can not locate a Dr to assist. whats wrong with me?

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  • Take 10 mg Effient, 80 mg asprin, Lipitor 40 mg, and blood pressure pill. Pain started week after having 3 stents installed, and starting effient , was traking asprin before no problems.

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