Review: could Pepcid cause Platelet count decreased (Thrombocytopenia )?
Summary: Platelet count decreased is found among people who take Pepcid, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure.
We study 22,367 people who have side effects while taking Pepcid from FDA and social media. Among them, 657 have Platelet count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Platelet count decreased and more.
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Pepcid has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 22,834 Pepcid users)
Platelet count decreased
Platelet count decreased has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. (latest reports from 41,017 Platelet count decreased patients)
On Mar, 26, 2015: 22,367 people reported to have side effects when taking Pepcid. Among them, 413 people (1.85%) 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||54.02%||20.69%||3.45%||13.79%||5.75%||2.30%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Pepcid * :
|Platelet count decreased||42.08%||57.92% |
Age of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Pepcid * :
|Platelet count decreased||0.23%||0.94%||1.64%||5.39%||3.98%||11.48%||26.93%||49.41% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (26 people, 6.30%)
- Multiple myeloma (20 people, 4.84%)
- Breast cancer (19 people, 4.60%)
- Pain (18 people, 4.36%)
- Prophylaxis (13 people, 3.15%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (78 people, 18.89%)
- Aspirin (60 people, 14.53%)
- Prednisone (55 people, 13.32%)
- Ambien (47 people, 11.38%)
- Pepcid rpd (46 people, 11.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Pepcid Ac for a 34-year old woman with Acid Reflux. The patient has Depression
- A study of side effects of Pepcid Preservative Free for a 10-year old girl with Gerd. The patient has Tetralogy Of Fallot (a congenital heart defect which is classically understood to involve four anatomical abnormalities of the heart)
- A study of drug interactions between Xarelto, Klor-con, Celebrex, Imdur, Furosemide, Simvastatin, Famotidine, Cardizem Cd, Diovan for a 64-year old woman with Heart Rate Increased, Heart Disease, Joint Pain. The patient has Muscle Weakness, Joint Pain
- A study of side effects of Pepcid Ac for a 31-year old man with Ulcer - Duodenal Or Gastric. The patient has Abdominal Bloating (feeling of tightness around abdomen)
- A study of side effects of Viagra for a 39-year old man with Impotence. The patient has Platelet Count Decreased
Recent Pepcid related drug comparison:
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