Review: could Fluconazole cause Thrombocytopenia?


Summary

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 Prophylaxis . We study 22,447 people who have side effects while taking Fluconazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,694 have Thrombocytopenia. Find out below who they are, when they have Thrombocytopenia and more.

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>

Fluconazole

Fluconazole has active ingredients of fluconazole. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from Fluconazole 28,100 users)

Thrombocytopenia

Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, death, drug ineffective, sepsis, diarrhea (latest reports from 132,179 Thrombocytopenia patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

22,447 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluconazole.
Among them, 1,694 people (7.55%) have Thrombocytopenia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Fluconazole cause Thrombocytopenia?

Time on Fluconazole when people have Thrombocytopenia *:

  • < 1 month: 70.11 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.78 %
  • 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 conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prophylaxis (173 people, 10.21%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (128 people, 7.56%)
  • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (89 people, 5.25%)
  • Pain (62 people, 3.66%)
  • Hiv Infection (55 people, 3.25%)

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%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Anaemia (348 people, 20.54%)
  • Neutropenia (304 people, 17.95%)
  • Pyrexia (297 people, 17.53%)
  • 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.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Thrombocytopenia when taking Fluconazole?

Browse all side effects of Fluconazole

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Thrombocytopenia

Thrombocytopenia

Could your condition cause Thrombocytopenia

Thrombocytopenia

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Fluconazole, Thrombocytopenia

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Fluconazole, Thrombocytopenia


NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.