Review: could Lovenox cause Accidental Needle Stick?


Accidental needle stick is found among people who take Lovenox, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, and have Accidental exposure . We study 26,908 people who have side effects while taking Lovenox from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Accidental needle stick. Find out below who they are, when they have Accidental needle stick and more.

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Lovenox has active ingredients of enoxaparin sodium. It is often used in deep venous thrombosis. (latest outcomes from Lovenox 27,325 users)

Accidental Needle Stick

Accidental needle stick has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, type 2 diabetes, psoriasis, psoriatic arthropathy (latest reports from 1,155 Accidental needle stick patients).

On Oct, 17, 2016

26,908 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovenox.
Among them, 16 people (0.06%) have Accidental Needle Stick

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lovenox cause Accidental needle stick?

Time on Lovenox when people have Accidental Needle Stick *:

  • < 1 month: 71.43 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
  • 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 Accidental Needle Stick when taking Lovenox *:

  • female: 91.67 %
  • male: 8.33 %

Age of people who have Accidental Needle Stick when taking Lovenox *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Knee Arthroplasty (1 person, 6.25%)
  • Anticoagulant Therapy (1 person, 6.25%)
  • Accidental Exposure (1 person, 6.25%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pharmaceutical Product Complaint (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Medication Error (3 people, 18.75%)
  • Device Malfunction (3 people, 18.75%)
  • Product Quality Issue (2 people, 12.50%)
  • Device Failure (2 people, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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