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Review: could Plavix cause Coughing up blood?

Summary: Coughing up blood is found among people who take Plavix, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Stent.

We study 67,511 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 385 have Coughing up blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Coughing up blood and more.

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Plavix

Plavix has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent. (latest outcomes from 69,444 Plavix users)

Coughing up blood

Coughing up blood has been reported by people with lung cancer - non-small cell, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 11,851 Coughing up blood patients)

On Jan, 3, 2015: 67,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 385 people (0.57%) have Coughing Up Blood.

Trend of Coughing up blood in Plavix reports

Time on Plavix when people have Coughing up blood * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Coughing up blood34.21%28.95%5.26%15.79%5.26%10.53%0.00%

Age of people who have Coughing up blood when taking Plavix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Coughing up blood0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.42%17.33%81.25%

Severity of Coughing up blood when taking Plavix ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Coughing up blood0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Coughing up blood ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Coughing up blood0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Stent placement (29 people, 7.53%)
  2. Myocardial ischaemia (22 people, 5.71%)
  3. Hyperlipidaemia (21 people, 5.45%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (20 people, 5.19%)
  5. Hypertension (18 people, 4.68%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (255 people, 66.23%)
  2. Lipitor (89 people, 23.12%)
  3. Coumadin (82 people, 21.30%)
  4. Zocor (79 people, 20.52%)
  5. Lasix (73 people, 18.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I feel fine no fever no shortness of breath just the cough which is sometimes dry other times clear and sometimes just blood

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