Review: could Magnesium Oxide cause Deep Vein Thrombosis?


Deep vein thrombosis is found among people who take Magnesium Oxide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Prophylaxis . We study 6,426 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium oxide from FDA and social media. Among them, 143 have Deep vein thrombosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Deep vein thrombosis and more.

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Magnesium Oxide

Magnesium oxide has active ingredients of magnesium. It is often used in hypomagnesemia. (latest outcomes from Magnesium oxide 6,603 users)

Deep Vein Thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis) has been reported by people with birth control, multiple myeloma, pain, deep venous thrombosis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 72,207 Deep vein thrombosis patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

6,426 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium Oxide.
Among them, 143 people (2.23%) have Deep Vein Thrombosis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Magnesium oxide cause Deep vein thrombosis?

Time on Magnesium Oxide when people have Deep Vein Thrombosis *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Deep Vein Thrombosis when taking Magnesium Oxide *:

  • female: 58.39 %
  • male: 41.61 %

Age of people who have Deep Vein Thrombosis when taking Magnesium Oxide *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.91 %
  • 20-29: 9.09 %
  • 30-39: 6.36 %
  • 40-49: 27.27 %
  • 50-59: 14.55 %
  • 60+: 41.82 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prophylaxis (21 people, 14.69%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (19 people, 13.29%)
  • Hypertension (17 people, 11.89%)
  • Pyrexia (16 people, 11.19%)
  • Constipation (15 people, 10.49%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (56 people, 39.16%)
  • Zometa (55 people, 38.46%)
  • Oxycontin (45 people, 31.47%)
  • Lovenox (44 people, 30.77%)
  • Prednisone (41 people, 28.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (65 people, 45.45%)
  • Pneumonia (58 people, 40.56%)
  • Anxiety (53 people, 37.06%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (51 people, 35.66%)
  • Injury (51 people, 35.66%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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