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Review: could Niaspan cause Bruising?

We study 41,121 people who have side effects while taking Niaspan from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Bruising and more.

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Niaspan

Niaspan (latest outcomes from 41,689 users) has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 19, 2014: 41,121 people reported to have side effects when taking Niaspan. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Bruising. They amount to 0.50% of all the 201 people who have Bruising on eHealthMe.

Trend of Bruising in Niaspan reports

Time on Niaspan when people have Bruising * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bruising0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Bruising when taking Niaspan * :

FemaleMale
Bruising100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Bruising when taking Niaspan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bruising0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Severity of Bruising when taking Niaspan ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bruising0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Bruising ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Low thyroid (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Cholesterol (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Drug-eluting stents (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Blood pressure - high (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Folic acid (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Levothyroxine sodium (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Aspirin (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Omacor (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Crestor (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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