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Review: could Niacin cause Deep vein thrombosis (Deep venous thrombosis)?





Summary: Deep vein thrombosis is found among people who take Niacin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Coumadin, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 5,766 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Deep vein thrombosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Deep vein thrombosis and more.

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Niacin

Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niacin 6,312 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, pain, multiple myeloma, premenstrual syndrome, high blood pressure.(latest reports from Deep vein thrombosis 42,666 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 5,766 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin. Among them, 42 people (0.73%) have Deep Vein Thrombosis.

Trend of Deep vein thrombosis in Niacin reports

Time on Niacin when people have Deep vein thrombosis * :

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Gender of people who have Deep vein thrombosis when taking Niacin * :

FemaleMale
Deep vein thrombosis47.37%52.63%

Age of people who have Deep vein thrombosis when taking Niacin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Deep vein thrombosis0.00%0.00%0.00%5.71%5.71%22.86%14.29%51.43%

Severity of Deep vein thrombosis when taking Niacin ** :

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How people recovered from Deep vein thrombosis ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (5 people, 11.90%)
  2. Multiple sclerosis (5 people, 11.90%)
  3. Stent placement (4 people, 9.52%)
  4. Renal transplant (4 people, 9.52%)
  5. Contraception (4 people, 9.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Coumadin (17 people, 40.48%)
  2. Aspirin (14 people, 33.33%)
  3. Yasmin (9 people, 21.43%)
  4. Omeprazole (9 people, 21.43%)
  5. Lantus (8 people, 19.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 63 year old woman who has DVT, and takes Warfarin Sodium)
    I had a deep vein thrombosis 3month's ago the doctor put me on warfarin the other day I have to go and renew my drivers licence and find out that my fingerprints is to weak. can the warfarin cause this problem
  • Safety of nattokinase
    (Asked by a 85 year old man who has Bleeding 4 Attacks, DVT, and takes Allopurinol, Warfarin Sodium)
    tooth removed needed 5 f red blood cells and 4 of plasma
  • Is plavix safe to take for deep veiw thrombois
    (Asked by a 47 year old woman who has Deep Vein Thrombosis, and takes Plavix)
    I still end up with a blood clot to right leg I started up on lovenox for about10 years or more I was switched because I was told it was cheaper
  • Does bcaa cause migraines?
    (Asked by a 40 year old woman who has CFS, Migraines , and takes Cod Liver Oil, Zinc Sulfate, Vitamin C (ascorbic Acid), Magnesium Sulfate, Vitamin B3, Selenium, Coenzyme Q10, Iron Dextran, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride)
    I took 3 capsules of BCAA and within the next hour I developed a very aggressive migraine. Believing the migraine may have been separate to the tablets, I took another 3 capsules the next day and again within 1 hour I developed a very aggressive migraines. Has anyone had a similar adverse reactio ...
  • Effects of moringa on warfarin
    (Asked by a 56 year old woman who has Dvt, and takes Warfarin Sodium)
    I am taking 11mg warfarin and find I have no energy. I am thinking of taking moringa, will this affect the warfarin?

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