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Review: could Plavix cause Feeling cold?

Summary: Feeling cold could be caused by Plavix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Stent placement.

We study 67,422 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 178 have Feeling cold. Find out below who they are, when they have Feeling cold and more.

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Plavix

Plavix (latest outcomes from 69,341 users) has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent.

Feeling cold

Feeling cold (latest reports from 50,269 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 67,311 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 178 people (0.26%) have Feeling Cold. They amount to 0.35% of all the 50,175 people who have Feeling Cold on eHealthMe.

Trend of Feeling cold in Plavix reports

Time on Plavix when people have Feeling cold * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Feeling cold88.24%11.76%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Feeling cold when taking Plavix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Feeling cold0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.99%15.57%81.44%

Severity of Feeling cold when taking Plavix ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Feeling cold ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Stent placement (30 people, 16.85%)
  2. Atrial fibrillation (28 people, 15.73%)
  3. Coronary artery disease (26 people, 14.61%)
  4. Angina pectoris (25 people, 14.04%)
  5. Percutaneous coronary intervention (24 people, 13.48%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (118 people, 66.29%)
  2. Lasix (67 people, 37.64%)
  3. Coumadin (41 people, 23.03%)
  4. Coreg (36 people, 20.22%)
  5. Imdur (35 people, 19.66%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • plavix should be left up to patient reguardless of copay brand or copay generic

    Reply

  • From this study (3 days ago):

  • Wanted to see the effect (if any) of taking Tylenol for a low grade fever.

    Reply

    Swollen! on Apr, 21, 2014:

    About a week ago, my doctor took me off Clopidogrel Bisulfat 75mg blood thinner, which I've been taking for about two years.

    I just now noticed that my feet, then ankles and now lower legs are severely swollen and my chest is tight.

    Any thoughts?

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • When trying all the various drug treatments and poisons for high blood pressure I experienced cold feet. However after stopping each medication the cold feet went away except for after I took beta blockers for a short period. A year later with my blood pressure moderated by a daily drink of pomegranate juice I still have cold feet. No one seems particularly bothered by the presentation. A lady at my local chemist has freezing cold hands from taking beta blockers.

    Reply

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