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Review: could Meropenem cause Thrombocytopenia?
We study 4,977 people who have side effects while taking Meropenem from FDA and social media. Among them, 219 have Thrombocytopenia. Find out below who they are, when they have Thrombocytopenia and more.
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Meropenem (latest outcomes from 4,985 users) has active ingredients of meropenem. It is often used in infection.
Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood) (latest reports from 332,937 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, pain.
On Oct, 13, 2014: 4,977 people reported to have side effects when taking Meropenem. Among them, 219 people (4.40%) have Thrombocytopenia.
Time on Meropenem when people have Thrombocytopenia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Thrombocytopenia when taking Meropenem * :
Age of people who have Thrombocytopenia when taking Meropenem * :
Severity of Thrombocytopenia when taking Meropenem ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Thrombocytopenia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Infection (56 people, 25.57%)
- Pancreatic carcinoma metastatic (49 people, 22.37%)
- Sepsis (39 people, 17.81%)
- Neutropenic sepsis (39 people, 17.81%)
- Prophylaxis (29 people, 13.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cyclophosphamide (58 people, 26.48%)
- Teicoplanin (57 people, 26.03%)
- Proleukin (50 people, 22.83%)
- Vancomycin (48 people, 21.92%)
- Fludarabine (46 people, 21.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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