Review: could Lovenox cause Menorrhagia?


Summary

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 26,909 people who have side effects while taking Lovenox from FDA and social media. Among them, 47 have Menorrhagia. Find out below who they are, when they have Menorrhagia 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 27,326 users)

Menorrhagia

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 24,164 Menorrhagia patients).

On Nov, 22, 2016

26,909 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovenox.
Among them, 47 people (0.17%) have Menorrhagia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lovenox cause Menorrhagia?

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 co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Coumadin (21 people, 44.68%)
  • Yasmin (7 people, 14.89%)
  • Sandostatin Lar (7 people, 14.89%)
  • Soliris (5 people, 10.64%)
  • Paxil (5 people, 10.64%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Lovenox, learn more)

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Carcinoid Tumour (8 people, 17.02%)
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Haemoglobinuria (6 people, 12.77%)
  • Pain (5 people, 10.64%)
  • Anticoagulant Therapy (5 people, 10.64%)
  • Nausea (3 people, 6.38%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • 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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