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

Summary: Deep vein thrombosis is found among people who take Olanzapine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Spiriva, and have Schizophrenia.

We study 11,962 people who have side effects while taking Olanzapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 116 have Deep vein thrombosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Deep vein thrombosis and more.

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Olanzapine

Olanzapine has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 12,164 Olanzapine 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, acne. (latest reports from 43,395 Deep vein thrombosis patients)

On Jan, 31, 2015: 11,960 people reported to have side effects when taking Olanzapine. Among them, 110 people (0.92%) have Deep Vein Thrombosis.

Trend of Deep vein thrombosis in Olanzapine reports

Time on Olanzapine when people have Deep vein thrombosis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Deep vein thrombosis14.29%42.86%0.00%21.43%0.00%0.00%21.43%

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

FemaleMale
Deep vein thrombosis31.67%68.33%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Deep vein thrombosis0.00%0.00%2.00%16.00%17.00%17.00%16.00%32.00%

Severity of Deep vein thrombosis when taking Olanzapine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Deep vein thrombosis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Schizophrenia (21 people, 19.09%)
  2. Depression (18 people, 16.36%)
  3. Psychotic disorder (9 people, 8.18%)
  4. Schizoaffective disorder (6 people, 5.45%)
  5. Pain (5 people, 4.55%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Spiriva (19 people, 17.27%)
  2. Revlimid (14 people, 12.73%)
  3. Nystatin (14 people, 12.73%)
  4. Albuterol (13 people, 11.82%)
  5. Lorazepam (13 people, 11.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Do you have Deep Vein Thrombosis while taking Olanzapine?

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  • My first injection 11 days later experienced heavy bleeding ended up in severe pain,stiff leg and swelling. I knew something was wrong I could not walk I ended up in the E.R found out I had DVT. Its been a year and my leg has not returned to its normal size. My ankels still swell if I'm standing too long

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