Review: could Heparin cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Heparin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Heparin sodium injection, and have Mesenteric vein thrombosis.
We study 36,894 people who have side effects while taking Heparin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,106 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Heparin has active ingredients of heparin sodium. It is often used in thrombosis. (latest outcomes from 37,056 Heparin users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,048 Rash patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 36,894 people reported to have side effects when taking Heparin. Among them, 1,135 people (3.08%) have Rash.
Time on Heparin when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Rash when taking Heparin * :
Severity of Rash when taking Heparin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Mesenteric vein thrombosis (228 people, 20.09%)
- Splenic vein thrombosis (228 people, 20.09%)
- Prophylaxis (198 people, 17.44%)
- Pain (110 people, 9.69%)
- Pulmonary embolism (110 people, 9.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection (558 people, 49.16%)
- Heparin sodium 5,000 units in dextrose 5% (523 people, 46.08%)
- Heparin sodium (496 people, 43.70%)
- Aspirin (422 people, 37.18%)
- Lasix (332 people, 29.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
JOLY (3 years ago):
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- Comparions of Heparin, Amiodarone Hydrochloride, Levophed for a 80-year old woman who has Low Blood Pressure
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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