Could Lovenox cause Menorrhagia - from FDA reports
Menorrhagia is found among people who take Lovenox, especially for people who are 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Coumadin, and have Carcinoid tumour . We study 26,823 people who have side effects while taking Lovenox from FDA. Among them, 47 have Menorrhagia. Find out below who they are, when they have Menorrhagia 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 27,330 users)
Menorrhagia (an abnormally heavy bleeding and prolonged menstrual period at regular intervals) has been reported by people with birth control, heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding, multiple sclerosis, endometriosis, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 24,184 Menorrhagia patients).
On Jan, 01, 2017
26,823 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovenox.
Among them, 47 people (0.18%) have Menorrhagia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lovenox when people have Menorrhagia *:
- < 1 month: 60 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Menorrhagia when taking Lovenox *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 16.13 %
- 20-29: 3.23 %
- 30-39: 32.26 %
- 40-49: 32.26 %
- 50-59: 12.9 %
- 60+: 3.23 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Carcinoid Tumour (8 people, 17.02%)
- Paroxysmal Nocturnal Haemoglobinuria (6 people, 12.77%)
- Pain (5 people, 10.64%)
- Anticoagulant Therapy (5 people, 10.64%)
- Deep Venous Thrombosis (4 people, 8.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Coumadin (21 people, 44.68%)
- Yasmin (7 people, 14.89%)
- Sandostatin Lar (7 people, 14.89%)
- Xarelto (5 people, 10.64%)
- Soliris (5 people, 10.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (16 people, 34.04%)
- High Blood Pressure (15 people, 31.91%)
- Pulmonary Embolism (14 people, 29.79%)
- Pain (12 people, 25.53%)
- Fever (12 people, 25.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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