Folic acid and Thin blood - from FDA reports
Thin blood is found among people who take Folic Acid, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 103,857 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA. Among them, 2,689 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.
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Folic acid has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Folic acid 105,410 users)
Thin blood has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 135,178 Thin blood patients).
On Jan, 26, 2017
103,857 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic Acid.
Among them, 2,689 people (2.59%) have Thin Blood
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Folic Acid when people have Thin Blood *:
- < 1 month: 49.15 %
- 1 - 6 months: 35.59 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.69 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.63 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.24 %
- 10+ years: 1.69 %
Gender of people who have Thin Blood when taking Folic Acid *:
- female: 47.29 %
- male: 52.71 %
Age of people who have Thin Blood when taking Folic Acid *:
- 0-1: 0.3 %
- 2-9: 0.6 %
- 10-19: 1.21 %
- 20-29: 2.54 %
- 30-39: 5.12 %
- 40-49: 11.67 %
- 50-59: 19.76 %
- 60+: 58.72 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (253 people, 9.41%)
- Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (220 people, 8.18%)
- Multiple Myeloma (205 people, 7.62%)
- Preventive Health Care (171 people, 6.36%)
- High Blood Pressure (153 people, 5.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (419 people, 15.58%)
- Methotrexate (373 people, 13.87%)
- Dexamethasone (353 people, 13.13%)
- Aspirin (308 people, 11.45%)
- Lasix (277 people, 10.30%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (622 people, 23.13%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (480 people, 17.85%)
- Fatigue (402 people, 14.95%)
- Fever (383 people, 14.24%)
- Weakness (360 people, 13.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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