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Review: could Plavix cause Copd (Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)?





Summary: Copd is found among people who take Plavix, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 67,504 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 885 have Copd. Find out below who they are, when they have Copd and more.

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Plavix

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

Copd

Copd (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression.(latest reports from Copd 48,476 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 67,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 885 people (1.31%) have Copd.

Trend of Copd in Plavix reports

Time on Plavix when people have Copd * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Copd9.68%3.23%16.13%9.68%12.90%45.16%3.23%

Age of people who have Copd when taking Plavix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Copd0.82%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.09%2.45%22.75%72.89%

Severity of Copd when taking Plavix ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Copd ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (104 people, 11.75%)
  2. Pain (82 people, 9.27%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (65 people, 7.34%)
  4. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (60 people, 6.78%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (53 people, 5.99%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (458 people, 51.75%)
  2. Lasix (248 people, 28.02%)
  3. Zocor (221 people, 24.97%)
  4. Lisinopril (215 people, 24.29%)
  5. Lipitor (188 people, 21.24%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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