Review: could Niacin cause Deep vein thrombosis?
We study 5,752 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 42 have Deep vein thrombosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Deep vein thrombosis and more.
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Niacin (latest outcomes from 6,295 users) has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Deep vein thrombosis
Deep vein thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis) (latest reports from 284,469 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, pain, multiple myeloma, premenstrual syndrome, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 19, 2014: 5,752 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin. Among them, 42 people (0.73%) have Deep Vein Thrombosis. They amount to 0.01% of all the 284,383 people who have Deep Vein Thrombosis on eHealthMe.
Time on Niacin when people have Deep vein thrombosis * :
Gender of people who have Deep vein thrombosis when taking Niacin * :
|Deep vein thrombosis||47.37%||52.63% |
Age of people who have Deep vein thrombosis when taking Niacin * :
|Deep vein thrombosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.71%||5.71%||22.86%||14.29%||51.43% |
Severity of Deep vein thrombosis when taking Niacin ** :
How people recovered from Deep vein thrombosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 11.90%)
- Multiple sclerosis (5 people, 11.90%)
- Stent placement (4 people, 9.52%)
- Renal transplant (4 people, 9.52%)
- Contraception (4 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Coumadin (17 people, 40.48%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 33.33%)
- Yasmin (9 people, 21.43%)
- Omeprazole (9 people, 21.43%)
- Lantus (8 people, 19.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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