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Review: could Folic acid cause Thin blood (Thrombocytopenia )?





Summary: 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 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 84,123 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 983 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.

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Folic acid

Folic acid has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in therapeutic drug levels. (view latest outcomes from 84,782 users)

Thin blood

Thin blood has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, schizophrenia.(latest reports from Thin blood 40,979 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 84,114 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 983 people (1.17%) have Thin Blood.

Trend of Thin blood in Folic acid reports

Time on Folic acid when people have Thin blood * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Thin blood9.52%61.90%0.00%0.00%9.52%9.52%9.52%

Age of people who have Thin blood when taking Folic acid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Thin blood0.11%0.45%0.45%2.81%5.51%11.01%17.75%61.91%

Severity of Thin blood when taking Folic acid ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Thin blood ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (98 people, 9.97%)
  2. Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (82 people, 8.34%)
  3. Non-small cell lung cancer (73 people, 7.43%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (69 people, 7.02%)
  5. Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (68 people, 6.92%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (169 people, 17.19%)
  2. Vitamin b-12 (161 people, 16.38%)
  3. Methotrexate (132 people, 13.43%)
  4. Prednisone (131 people, 13.33%)
  5. Lasix (98 people, 9.97%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • How long after stopping crestor did the vertigo stop?
    (Asked by a 73 year old man who has Vertigo, Confusion, Loss Of Memory, Fatigue, and takes Folic Acid, Imitrex, Cialis, Omeprazole, Aspirin, Hydrochlorothiazide, Crestor)
    Took Crestor (5 mg every other day as a beginning dose) for two months when symptoms began. Doctor thought it was an inner ear infection and sent me to an ENT doc. He ordered a brain scan which was OK. Vertigo was never mentioned by any of my doctors as a potential cause of the vertigo and other symptoms. I have stopped Crestor.
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    (Asked by a 25 year old woman who has Hirsutism, Androgenic Alopecia In Women, and takes Folic Acid, Finasteride )
    My testosterone level is 0.67 and i have androgenic alopecia pattern on my left side of my head
  • Does your menstral cycle change are prolong once u stop talking cellcept been off for 6 to 7 months
    (Asked by a 25 year old woman who has Off The Meds And Menastration Want Leave Been Down, and takes Folic Acid)
    I'm 25 yrs of age I live in new Orleans la I've been diagnosed with sle systematic lupus at the age of 20 I've had hair loss gained weight loss weight and hair but my main problem is I just want one kid my Dr took me off the cellcept 6 to 7 months ago an now my menstrual cycle want leave its heavy thn light.....wat should I do an think it never did this before not even on the steroids..
  • How are you reacting taking budesinide, humira folic acid and evista along with methotrexate
    (Asked by a 62 year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis, Collagenous Colitis And Carcinoma In Situ Of Breast, Redness Of Face, Flushing, Hives On Chest And Neck, and takes Methotrexate, Budesonide, Folic Acid, Humira, Evista)
    I have just recently started taking budesonide for collagenous colitis. The hives and flushing started after being on this drug for three weeks. I am wondering if it is a drug interaction, since I did not have these symptoms before adding budesonide to my drug regimen.
  • Does enalapril cause dry mouth
    (Asked by a 87 year old man who has Dry Mouth, Swollen Ankles And Feet, and takes Amlodipine Besylate, Tamsulosin, Avodart, Aspirin, Folic Acid)
    I am generally healthy and active for an octogenarian, but the dry mouth and swollen ankles do bother me.

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