Related topic: Lovenox, Accidental needle stick
Review: could Lovenox cause Accidental needle stick?
Summary: Accidental needle stick could be caused by Lovenox, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, and have Accidental exposure.
We study 19,226 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 (latest outcomes from 19,504 users) has active ingredients of enoxaparin sodium. It is often used in deep venous thrombosis.
Accidental needle stick
Accidental needle stick (latest reports from 4,333 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, type 2 diabetes, psoriasis, psoriatic arthropathy.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 19,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovenox. Among them, 16 people (0.08%) have Accidental Needle Stick. They amount to 0.37% of all the 4,333 people who have Accidental Needle Stick on eHealthMe.
Time on Lovenox when people have Accidental needle stick * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Accidental needle stick||60.00%||40.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Accidental needle stick when taking Lovenox * :
|Accidental needle stick||91.67%||8.33% |
Age of people who have Accidental needle stick when taking Lovenox * :
|Accidental needle stick||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Accidental needle stick when taking Lovenox ** :
How people recovered from Accidental needle stick ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Accidental exposure (1 people, 6.25%)
- 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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