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Review: could Lovenox cause Accidental needle stick?





Summary: 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 19,238 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

Lovenox has active ingredients of enoxaparin sodium. It is often used in deep venous thrombosis. (latest outcomes from Lovenox 19,519 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 Accidental needle stick 1,155 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 19,236 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovenox. Among them, 16 people (0.08%) have Accidental Needle Stick.

Trend of Accidental needle stick in Lovenox reports

Time on Lovenox when people have Accidental needle stick * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Accidental needle stick60.00%40.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Accidental needle stick when taking Lovenox * :

FemaleMale
Accidental needle stick91.67%8.33%

Age of people who have Accidental needle stick when taking Lovenox * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Accidental needle stick0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Accidental needle stick when taking Lovenox ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Accidental needle stick ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Accidental exposure (1 people, 6.25%)
  2. Knee arthroplasty (1 people, 6.25%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

n/a

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Can enoxaparin be cause of impotence
    I was active in sex relationship and performing sufficiently well. Because of a plane trip I was given one injection of Enoxaparin (Clexane' 40mg) for thrombosis prevention. I noticed a lack of libido and impotence . After one month I was given the second injection for the return trip. For the first week I noticed a return of sex desires and good erection. After the second week I experience again lack of libido and full impotence which still persisting after 6 weeks from the return fight.
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  • Lovenox given in muscle of upper arm with bleeding reducing hgb 7 gms. are antibiotics recommended?
    Following a Lovenox in muscle of right upper arm, I had a serious bleed with hgb dropping 4 gms in 48 hours then going down anoter 2.7.gms. Is there any way this drop could be from other source rather than an active bleed as hospital is suggesting even though they admitted to the medication error.
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  • Any one has gain weight from lovenox? weight gain/fatigue
    Was on Warafin however it was NOT keeping my blood thin. Reason believed is that the pharmacy and my health plan was giving me the cheapest brand out there. They refuse to pay for the good stuff which would have cost only a few more dollars a month and I would have even paid the difference. Had all studies done and the end result was the low grade warafin. while on this I started gaining weight, was bloated a lot, and headaches increased. Now I am on Lovenox injections everyday and it is way way more expensive than the warafin. They will pay $4,000 a month instead of $5.00 why I don't know. Anyway, Since starting the Lovenox which I have been on Since June 2012 till now I have gained 60 lbs and that is a lot of weight for me. I try to eat healthy but now I am more tired/fatigued than I ever was before along with this weight gain. This weight gain has come on over a short period of time. Once I was off the warafin the weight dropped I gain. But I have gained more weight on the lovenox than the warafin. And I have been on the Lovenox longer so that why the more weight and more weight on the lovenox. How can I combat this. It is to much for my body. I have had every blood test and study done to see of it was due to anything else and the answer is NO. No one can explained it and I have been to the specialist who study you for anything and everything and I am clean. Any advice? Any one else have this problem with the fatigue and huge weight gain.
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  • Would the combination of the following drugs in 1 24hr period cause death ? (2 answers)
    My husband was sent to hospital for double pneumonia, er determined afrib heart instead of pneumonia, gave a total of 18 drugs and 11 iv bags in 24 hours, he had an input of liquids 9350 ml and output was 350, with 0 in the last 5 hours. he gained 20 lbs in this 1 day . He did not even meet their requirement for admittance according to records but was admitted because an outside doctor sent him. His records , 196 pages, are in 3 different time zones, deleted and discontinued orders are followed anyway, just one big mess ending with a group of clowns trying to revive him with a set of pediatric paddles. Hell of a way to die.
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  • Can you take a laxative which taking coumadin 6 mg. and lovenox injections 100 mg.
    Im taking medicine for DVT
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