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. This review analyzes which people have Thin blood with Folic acid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 103,914 people who have side effects when taking Folic acid from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 29, 2017
103,914 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic Acid.
Among them, 2,691 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: 6.78 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.08 %
- 10+ years: 1.69 %
Gender of people who have Thin Blood when taking Folic Acid *:
- female: 47.25 %
- male: 52.75 %
Age of people who have Thin Blood when taking Folic Acid *:
- 0-1: 0.3 %
- 2-9: 0.6 %
- 10-19: 1.2 %
- 20-29: 2.54 %
- 30-39: 5.12 %
- 40-49: 11.66 %
- 50-59: 19.83 %
- 60+: 58.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (253 people, 9.40%)
- Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (220 people, 8.18%)
- Multiple Myeloma (205 people, 7.62%)
- Preventive Health Care (171 people, 6.35%)
- High Blood Pressure (153 people, 5.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (419 people, 15.57%)
- Methotrexate (373 people, 13.86%)
- Dexamethasone (353 people, 13.12%)
- Aspirin (308 people, 11.45%)
- Lasix (277 people, 10.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (622 people, 23.11%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (480 people, 17.84%)
- Fatigue (402 people, 14.94%)
- Fever (383 people, 14.23%)
- Agranulocytosis (360 people, 13.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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