Review: could Ibuprofen cause Thin blood (Thrombocytopenia )?
Summary: Thin blood is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 58,026 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 431 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.
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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 61,642 Ibuprofen users)
Thin blood has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. (latest reports from 41,017 Thin blood patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 58,018 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 431 people (0.74%) have Thin Blood.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Thin blood * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Thin blood||76.47%||17.65%||0.00%||5.88%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Thin blood when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Thin blood||44.44%||55.56% |
Age of people who have Thin blood when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Thin blood||0.23%||1.86%||6.99%||16.78%||8.16%||13.29%||23.31%||29.37% |
Severity of Thin blood when taking Ibuprofen ** :
How people recovered from Thin blood ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (39 people, 9.05%)
- Pyrexia (26 people, 6.03%)
- Hepatitis c (26 people, 6.03%)
- Multiple myeloma (24 people, 5.57%)
- Schizophrenia (21 people, 4.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (78 people, 18.10%)
- Acetaminophen (60 people, 13.92%)
- Prednisone (47 people, 10.90%)
- Ativan (41 people, 9.51%)
- Zometa (34 people, 7.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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