Folic acid and Deep vein thrombosis - from FDA reports
Deep vein thrombosis is found among people who take Folic acid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Deep vein thrombosis with Folic acid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 103,933 people who have side effects when taking Folic acid from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 30, 2017
103,933 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid.
Among them, 929 people (0.89%) have Deep vein thrombosis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Folic acid when people have Deep vein thrombosis *:
- < 1 month: 16.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 29.17 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.17 %
- 10+ years: 8.33 %
Gender of people who have Deep vein thrombosis when taking Folic acid *:
- female: 64.57 %
- male: 35.43 %
Age of people who have Deep vein thrombosis when taking Folic acid *:
- 0-1: 0.13 %
- 2-9: 0.13 %
- 10-19: 0.77 %
- 20-29: 5.1 %
- 30-39: 10.84 %
- 40-49: 16.33 %
- 50-59: 18.75 %
- 60+: 47.96 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (94 people, 10.12%)
- Multiple Myeloma (60 people, 6.46%)
- Birth Control (58 people, 6.24%)
- High Blood Pressure (56 people, 6.03%)
- Osteoporosis (45 people, 4.84%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (309 people, 33.26%)
- Prednisone (212 people, 22.82%)
- Coumadin (163 people, 17.55%)
- Aspirin (142 people, 15.29%)
- Zometa (114 people, 12.27%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pulmonary Embolism (268 people, 28.85%)
- Pain (182 people, 19.59%)
- Breathing Difficulty (165 people, 17.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (147 people, 15.82%)
- Anaemia (135 people, 14.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Several people in my family recently had head lice, but I did not get them. I am on a high dose of Coumadin for life for Factor V Leiden, DVT's, etc. and I was wondering if that could be a reason why I did not get them... or if the two are unrelated... Thank you!
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User reviews to the study
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