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Review: could Plavix cause Diabetes mellitus (Diabetes)?





Summary: Diabetes mellitus 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 Depression.

We study 67,504 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 763 have Diabetes mellitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetes mellitus 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)

Diabetes mellitus

Diabetes mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Diabetes mellitus 137,876 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 67,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 845 people (1.25%) have Diabetes Mellitus.

Trend of Diabetes mellitus in Plavix reports

Time on Plavix when people have Diabetes mellitus * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Diabetes mellitus41.67%8.33%29.17%4.17%8.33%8.33%0.00%

Age of people who have Diabetes mellitus when taking Plavix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diabetes mellitus0.00%0.00%0.00%0.13%3.28%14.42%28.31%53.87%

Severity of Diabetes mellitus when taking Plavix ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Diabetes mellitus ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (119 people, 14.08%)
  2. Hypertension (92 people, 10.89%)
  3. Anxiety (63 people, 7.46%)
  4. Bipolar disorder (54 people, 6.39%)
  5. Pain (53 people, 6.27%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (373 people, 44.14%)
  2. Lipitor (229 people, 27.10%)
  3. Lasix (216 people, 25.56%)
  4. Seroquel (195 people, 23.08%)
  5. Zocor (162 people, 19.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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