Heparin and Postherpetic neuralgia - from FDA reports
Postherpetic neuralgia is found among people who take Heparin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Postherpetic neuralgia with Heparin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 49,123 people who have side effects when taking Heparin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 17, 2017
49,123 people reported to have side effects when taking Heparin.
Among them, 81 people (0.16%) have Postherpetic neuralgia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Heparin when people have Postherpetic neuralgia *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Postherpetic neuralgia when taking Heparin *:
- female: 62.03 %
- male: 37.97 %
Age of people who have Postherpetic neuralgia when taking Heparin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.56 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 17.19 %
- 40-49: 6.25 %
- 50-59: 34.38 %
- 60+: 40.62 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (25 people, 30.86%)
- Preventive Health Care (10 people, 12.35%)
- Pain (8 people, 9.88%)
- Metastases To Bone (7 people, 8.64%)
- Gynaecomastia (7 people, 8.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (36 people, 44.44%)
- Lexapro (31 people, 38.27%)
- Aredia (29 people, 35.80%)
- Reglan (27 people, 33.33%)
- Ambien (27 people, 33.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (51 people, 62.96%)
- Weakness (45 people, 55.56%)
- Pain (41 people, 50.62%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (37 people, 45.68%)
- Injury (36 people, 44.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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