Review: could Pepcid cause Platelet count decreased?
This is a review of Platelet count decreased (Thrombocytopenia ) by studying 22,314 people who take Pepcid. We analyze: the time on Pepcid when people have Platelet count decreased, gender and age of these people, the severity of Platelet count decreased, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Pepcid. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Pepcid (latest outcomes from 22,253 users) has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, indigestion. Commonly reported side effects of Pepcid include nausea, nausea aggravated, weakness, diarrhea, nausea and vomiting.
Platelet count decreased
Platelet count decreased (latest reports from 229,334 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.
On Feb, 9, 2014: 21,762 people reported to have side effects when taking Pepcid. Among them, 410 people (1.88%) have Platelet Count Decreased.
Time on Pepcid when people have Platelet count decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Platelet count decreased||55.29%||18.82%||3.53%||14.12%||5.88%||2.35%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Pepcid * :
|Platelet count decreased||41.67%||58.33% |
Age of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Pepcid * :
|Platelet count decreased||0.23%||0.94%||1.64%||5.16%||3.99%||11.50%||27.00%||49.53% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (26 people, 6.34%)
- Multiple myeloma (20 people, 4.88%)
- Breast cancer (19 people, 4.63%)
- Pain (18 people, 4.39%)
- Prophylaxis (13 people, 3.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (78 people, 19.02%)
- Aspirin (60 people, 14.63%)
- Prednisone (55 people, 13.41%)
- Ambien (47 people, 11.46%)
- Pepcid rpd (46 people, 11.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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