Thrombocytopenia is found among people who take Meropenem, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vancomycin, and have Prophylaxis . We study 4,610 people who have side effects while taking Meropenem from FDA and social media. Among them, 532 have Thrombocytopenia. Find out below who they are, when they have Thrombocytopenia and more.
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Meropenem has active ingredients of meropenem. It is often used in pneumonia. (latest outcomes from Meropenem 4,609 users)
Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood) has been reported by people with hypotension, pleural effusion, acute kidney failure, sepsis, pancytopenia (latest reports from 95,087 Thrombocytopenia patients).
On Jul, 27, 2016
4,610 people reported to have side effects when taking Meropenem.
Among them, 532 people (11.54%) have Thrombocytopenia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have had a LPC for two years and have now been referred to a hemotologist, probably for several tests. Not one doctor, who knows I take Omeprazole has even mentioned that maybe it may be the cause of LPC. I wonder why? I only found this out by searching the Internet. I am 76 years old and hope that this group can lend some positive info. Thank you, John
My Doctor told me I have low vitamin D and he also has me on Crestor 5 mg once a day, also knows I take ibuprofen for pain. Also low Vitamin B history. Blood work just done had platelets 134 then repeat came in at 100. Said I need to see hematologist for low platelets. Never said to stop ...
I have had a LPC for two years and have now been referred to a hemotologist, probably for several tests. Not one doctor, who knows I take Omeprazole has even mentioned that maybe it may be the cause of LPC. I wonder why? I only found this out by searching the Internet. I am 76 years old and ...
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