Niacin and Deep vein thrombosis - from FDA reports
Deep vein thrombosis is found among people who take Niacin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Aspirin, and have Birth control . We study 6,577 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA. Among them, 54 have Deep vein thrombosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Deep vein thrombosis and more.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niacin 7,422 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 72,253 Deep vein thrombosis patients).
On Feb, 20, 2017
6,577 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin.
Among them, 54 people (0.82%) have Deep Vein Thrombosis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Deep Vein Thrombosis when taking Niacin *:
- female: 50.98 %
- male: 49.02 %
Age of people who have Deep Vein Thrombosis when taking Niacin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 4.44 %
- 30-39: 8.89 %
- 40-49: 26.67 %
- 50-59: 11.11 %
- 60+: 48.89 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Birth Control (8 people, 14.81%)
- Pain (6 people, 11.11%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 9.26%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (5 people, 9.26%)
- Abdominal Pain (5 people, 9.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (19 people, 35.19%)
- Coumadin (17 people, 31.48%)
- Yasmin (12 people, 22.22%)
- Omeprazole (11 people, 20.37%)
- Lantus (10 people, 18.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Oedema Peripheral (15 people, 27.78%)
- Pulmonary Embolism (12 people, 22.22%)
- Pain (11 people, 20.37%)
- Pain In Extremity (10 people, 18.52%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (9 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Deep vein thrombosis when taking Niacin?
Browse all side effects of Niacina b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Deep vein thrombosisDeep vein thrombosis
Could your condition cause Deep vein thrombosisDeep vein thrombosis
Can you answer these questions?
Several people in my family recently had head lice, but I did not get them. I am on a high dose of Coumadin for life for Factor V Leiden, DVT's, etc. and I was wondering if that could be a reason why I did not get them... or if the two are unrelated... Thank you!
10 years ago I had two stents put in. Was initially put on statin and Plavix. Did not handle statin well so quit it and got more serious with diet. Hung in there with Plavix for 6 months but didn't it. Was told I could go off of it. No problems and lipids were reducing each year to near ...
I have been on Xaralto almost 2 years. My side affects are feeling unwell, frequent nose bleeds, sometimes vomit, eyes often red or sensitive, occasional vomit. I can deal with all that. But now B12 is low. I've never had that problem before. Has anyone else had low B12?
You may be interested in these reviews
I have been on 40 for about 3 yrs now on 20 for 2 yrs. Came down with bilateral DVT 3 weeks ago no on Eliquis 5 mg bid. How long would I need to take meds....Did anyone have other diagnosis of prostate ca?
MAle mid 50s - I had been taking 640mg of fexofenadine for 9 years then developed a blood clot in my leg, I have continued to to take the medication until recently when I stopped of my own accord as I felt It was making me ill, I feel a lot better but still suffer some symptoms any idea how long ...
I had blood clots in my lungs after a 2 hr plane ride and was in ICU for 3 days. The drs said it was due to the evista I was taking and said I was very lucky to survive. I am now on Zometa Iv once a month and concerned it could cause blood clots if I fly again. Does anyone have any experience ...
seven years ago I was diagnose with pyoderma gangernosum after I was bitten by a spider and the infection spread. While I was being treated for the infection I had a blood clot in my left leg and was put on Warfarin. I've been heal from the leg infection now for 5 years, but still on ...