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 67,523 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 845 have Diabetes mellitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetes mellitus and more.
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Plavix has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 69,450 Plavix users)
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 141,054 Diabetes mellitus patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 67,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 845 people (1.25%) have Diabetes Mellitus.
Time on Plavix when people have Diabetes mellitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Diabetes mellitus||41.67%||8.33%||29.17%||4.17%||8.33%||8.33%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Diabetes mellitus when taking Plavix * :
|Diabetes mellitus||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.13%||3.28%||14.42%||28.31%||53.87% |
Severity of Diabetes mellitus when taking Plavix ** :
How people recovered from Diabetes mellitus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (119 people, 14.08%)
- Hypertension (92 people, 10.89%)
- Anxiety (63 people, 7.46%)
- Bipolar disorder (54 people, 6.39%)
- Pain (53 people, 6.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (373 people, 44.14%)
- Lipitor (229 people, 27.10%)
- Lasix (216 people, 25.56%)
- Seroquel (195 people, 23.08%)
- Zocor (162 people, 19.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Is plavix harmful with oil or oregano pills
want to know if taking plavix and oil of oregano is safe or not are yu reasl doctors
- I suffer from hypotension after taking meal along with breathlessness and itching
after eating I fell as if I will faint n hav dyspnea n headache.. n if I try to walk then I hav severe itching all over the body ... if I don't take meal then I am fine
- How many/what percentage of older males who have had a stroke, have another while taking uloric?
Concerned as my Rheumatologist wants me to start using Uloric40 mg and while I see that their is a relatively small incidence of stroke occurring (unless you are part of the "small" group); I have been unable to locate statistics for those previous stroke patients that are now using or have used Uloric, and had another stroke.
- Do others have thigh pain taking plavix (1 answer)
I have been on plavix for 3 yrs and have thigh pain and weakness plus unstable gait and I want to go off plavix to see if that is the cuprit
- Is it safe to take both at the same time
tom had stents placed 1 1/2 ago ,,,,was only on Amlodipine Besylate 10 mg 1x a day ......and plavix and Ranitdine for heartburn... He just went to the DR and they told him to take losartan 1 time a day 50mg....Tom thought they said liptor ,,,,I recalling the Dr to make sure since I was not there at the time of this visit ,,,,,any suggestions if both high blood pressure med's are taken at the same time
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