Could Fluconazole cause Thrombocytopenia - from FDA reports
Thrombocytopenia is found among people who take Fluconazole, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Acyclovir, and have Preventive health care . We study 22,449 people who have side effects while taking Fluconazole from FDA. Among them, 1,694 have Thrombocytopenia. Find out below who they are, when they have Thrombocytopenia and more.
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Fluconazole has active ingredients of fluconazole. It is often used in vaginal yeast infection. (latest outcomes from Fluconazole 28,979 users)
Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 135,158 Thrombocytopenia patients).
On Nov, 18, 2016
22,449 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluconazole.
Among them, 1,694 people (7.55%) have Thrombocytopenia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Fluconazole when people have Thrombocytopenia *:
- < 1 month: 72.24 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.64 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.76 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.36 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Thrombocytopenia when taking Fluconazole *:
- female: 40.37 %
- male: 59.63 %
Age of people who have Thrombocytopenia when taking Fluconazole *:
- 0-1: 0.95 %
- 2-9: 1.43 %
- 10-19: 4.28 %
- 20-29: 4.42 %
- 30-39: 9.1 %
- 40-49: 13.65 %
- 50-59: 19.5 %
- 60+: 46.6 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Acyclovir (309 people, 18.24%)
- Vancomycin (213 people, 12.57%)
- Dexamethasone (205 people, 12.10%)
- Omeprazole (199 people, 11.75%)
- Allopurinol (195 people, 11.51%)
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Potential co-existing conditions
- Multiple Myeloma (154 people, 9.09%)
- Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (89 people, 5.25%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Anaemia (348 people, 20.54%)
- Agranulocytosis (335 people, 19.78%)
- Fever (299 people, 17.65%)
- White Blood Cell Count Decreased (294 people, 17.36%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (274 people, 16.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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