Related topic: Lovenox, Drug withdrawal syndrome
Review: could Lovenox cause Drug withdrawal syndrome?
Summary: Drug withdrawal syndrome could be caused by Lovenox, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Oxycontin, and have Pain.
We study 19,226 people who have side effects while taking Lovenox from FDA and social media. Among them, 71 have Drug withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug withdrawal syndrome 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.
Drug withdrawal syndrome
Drug withdrawal syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation) (latest reports from 149,744 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, ill-defined disorder, muscle spasticity.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 19,225 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovenox. Among them, 71 people (0.37%) have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome. They amount to 0.05% of all the 149,620 people who have Drug Withdrawal Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Lovenox when people have Drug withdrawal syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Lovenox * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||19.23%||80.77% |
Age of people who have Drug withdrawal syndrome when taking Lovenox * :
|Drug withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||17.39%||39.13%||28.99%||14.49% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (42 people, 59.15%)
- Muscle spasms (10 people, 14.08%)
- Depression (9 people, 12.68%)
- Insomnia (7 people, 9.86%)
- Hypogonadism (7 people, 9.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (57 people, 80.28%)
- Neurontin (47 people, 66.20%)
- Prozac (39 people, 54.93%)
- Morphine sulfate (34 people, 47.89%)
- Vicodin (34 people, 47.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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