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Review: could Plavix cause Aneurysm?





Summary: Aneurysm is found among people who take Plavix, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Bone disorder.

We study 67,504 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 110 have Aneurysm. Find out below who they are, when they have Aneurysm and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Plavix and have Aneurysm >>>

Plavix

Plavix has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from Plavix 69,430 users)

Aneurysm

Aneurysm (enlargement of an artery caused by a weakening of the artery wall) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, arthritis, high blood cholesterol, pain.(latest reports from Aneurysm 2,327 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 67,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 110 people (0.16%) have Aneurysm.

Trend of Aneurysm in Plavix reports

Time on Plavix when people have Aneurysm * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Aneurysm12.50%12.50%25.00%0.00%37.50%12.50%0.00%

Age of people who have Aneurysm when taking Plavix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Aneurysm0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.28%7.69%28.21%62.82%

Severity of Aneurysm when taking Plavix ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Aneurysm ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bone disorder (17 people, 15.45%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (15 people, 13.64%)
  3. Arthritis (9 people, 8.18%)
  4. Hypertension (8 people, 7.27%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (6 people, 5.45%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (51 people, 46.36%)
  2. Lipitor (40 people, 36.36%)
  3. Toprol-xl (33 people, 30.00%)
  4. Lasix (33 people, 30.00%)
  5. Protonix (28 people, 25.45%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Could have birth control pills caused a lacunar infraction?
    (Asked by a 36 year old woman who has Lacunar Infarction, and takes Plavix)
    i had a ct scan done 2 months ago and it showed up with chronic lacunar infractions. I was very surprised the day before i was having a hard time getting some words out, but it has cleared up completely. I had ekg, holter montire and the echogram that puts a camera down your throat and all came back fine.
    After hearing about the strokes i stopped taking the birth control pills completely. I did develop high blood pressure when i was pregnant with my duaghter 6 years ago and have been on medication for it since. I was n hte birth control pills for close to 15 years
  • Is type 2 diabetes reversible after stopping plavix after a year being on the drug?
    (Asked by a 53 year old woman who has Heart Attack With Stents, and takes Metoprolol Tartrate, Protonix, Plavix)
    Can any Plavix, Protonix or Metoprolol can type 2 diabetes and can it be reversible after stopping the meds? I experience severe leg cramps in my muscles. I was on Atorvastatin for high cholesterol for 8 months before being taken off. If anyone can answer any of my questions it will be greatly appreciated.
  • Does anyone get a flushed face using plavix (1 answer)
    (Asked by a 65 year old man who has Flushed Face, and takes Plavix )
    I started Plavix 1 week ago and since then my face has been really flushed. Has that happened to anyone else? Does it go away? Is there anything I can do to make it go away?
  • Can you drink coconut oil while on plavix
    (Asked by a 67 year old woman who has Had A Stroke Of The Optic Nerve, and takes Plavix)
    wondering if it is a good thing to take coconut oil when on plavix also can you take aloe vera juice when taking plavix?
  • Is plavix safe to take for deep veiw thrombois
    (Asked by a 47 year old woman who has Deep Vein Thrombosis, and takes Plavix)
    I still end up with a blood clot to right leg I started up on lovenox for about10 years or more I was switched because I was told it was cheaper

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