Pepcid and Platelet count decreased - from FDA reports
Platelet count decreased is found among people who take Pepcid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Platelet count decreased with Pepcid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 28,881 people who have side effects when taking Pepcid from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 01, 2017
28,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Pepcid.
Among them, 1,194 people (4.13%) have Platelet Count Decreased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pepcid when people have Platelet Count Decreased *:
- < 1 month: 69.85 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.62 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.88 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.68 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.47 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Pepcid *:
- female: 52.54 %
- male: 47.46 %
Age of people who have Platelet Count Decreased when taking Pepcid *:
- 0-1: 2.05 %
- 2-9: 0.28 %
- 10-19: 2.15 %
- 20-29: 3.45 %
- 30-39: 5.04 %
- 40-49: 13.26 %
- 50-59: 19.23 %
- 60+: 54.53 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (84 people, 7.04%)
- Pain (63 people, 5.28%)
- Nausea (40 people, 3.35%)
- Breast Cancer (34 people, 2.85%)
- High Blood Pressure (31 people, 2.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (222 people, 18.59%)
- Zofran (187 people, 15.66%)
- Ambien (148 people, 12.40%)
- Prednisone (130 people, 10.89%)
- Dexamethasone (122 people, 10.22%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (230 people, 19.26%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (207 people, 17.34%)
- Anaemia (206 people, 17.25%)
- Agranulocytosis (193 people, 16.16%)
- Fatigue (172 people, 14.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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