Niaspan and Enlarged spleen - from FDA reports
Enlarged spleen is found among people who take Niaspan, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Omeprazole, and have Bone disorder . We study 42,829 people who have side effects while taking Niaspan from FDA. Among them, 18 have Enlarged spleen. Find out below who they are, when they have Enlarged spleen and more.
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Niaspan has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niaspan 43,766 users)
Enlarged spleen has been reported by people with primary myelofibrosis, rheumatoid arthritis, chronic myeloid leukaemia, hiv infection, high blood pressure (latest reports from 8,368 Enlarged spleen patients).
On Feb, 21, 2017
42,829 people reported to have side effects when taking Niaspan.
Among them, 18 people (0.04%) have Enlarged Spleen
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Enlarged Spleen when taking Niaspan *:
- female: 5.88 %
- male: 94.12 %
Age of people who have Enlarged Spleen when taking Niaspan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 14.29 %
- 50-59: 14.29 %
- 60+: 71.43 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bone Disorder (8 people, 44.44%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (2 people, 11.11%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (2 people, 11.11%)
- Nausea (2 people, 11.11%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (2 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Omeprazole (11 people, 61.11%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 55.56%)
- Novolog (9 people, 50.00%)
- Motrin (9 people, 50.00%)
- Lantus (9 people, 50.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Thrombocytopenia (12 people, 66.67%)
- Pneumonia (12 people, 66.67%)
- Pain (10 people, 55.56%)
- Infection (10 people, 55.56%)
- Anaemia (10 people, 55.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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