Heparin and Metallic taste - from FDA reports


Summary

Metallic taste is found among people who take Heparin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Metallic taste with Heparin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 50,236 people who have side effects when taking Heparin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Heparin and have Metallic taste, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Heparin and have Metallic taste

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Sep, 22, 2017

50,236 people reported to have side effects when taking Heparin.
Among them, 113 people (0.22%) have Metallic taste


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Heparin cause Metallic taste?

Time on Heparin when people have Metallic taste *:

  • < 1 month: 42.86 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.14 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Metallic taste when taking Heparin *:

  • female: 64.76 %
  • male: 35.24 %

Age of people who have Metallic taste when taking Heparin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.13 %
  • 30-39: 12.77 %
  • 40-49: 8.51 %
  • 50-59: 24.47 %
  • 60+: 52.13 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Sleep Disorder (12 people, 10.62%)
  • Breast Cancer (12 people, 10.62%)
  • Pain (11 people, 9.73%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (9 people, 7.96%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 7.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (38 people, 33.63%)
  • Dexamethasone (26 people, 23.01%)
  • Zofran (24 people, 21.24%)
  • Decadron (24 people, 21.24%)
  • Nystatin (19 people, 16.81%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (41 people, 36.28%)
  • Injury (39 people, 34.51%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (34 people, 30.09%)
  • Nausea (33 people, 29.20%)
  • Chest Pain (33 people, 29.20%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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.

Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.

Do you have Metallic taste when taking Heparin?

Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredients

Metallic taste and drugs with ingredients of heparin sodium.

Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMe

Metallic taste and Heparin from FDA and eHealthMe reports

Heparin

Heparin has active ingredients of heparin sodium. (latest outcomes from Heparin 50,498 users)

Metallic taste

Metallic taste (a bad taste in the mouth) has been reported by people with insomnia, hepatitis c, high blood pressure (latest reports from 45,056 Metallic taste patients).

Browse all side effects of Heparin

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 Metallic taste

Metallic taste

Could your condition cause Metallic taste

Metallic taste

Related studies

What would happen?

Forecast new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Heparin and have Metallic taste.

Questions to the study

More questions >

User reviews to the study

More reviews >