Plavix and Flatulence - from FDA reports
Flatulence is found among people who take Plavix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Flatulence with Plavix. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 104,955 people who have side effects when taking Plavix from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 04, 2017
104,955 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix.
Among them, 469 people (0.45%) have Flatulence
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Plavix when people have Flatulence *:
- < 1 month: 23.08 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.77 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 23.08 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.69 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.69 %
- 10+ years: 7.69 %
Gender of people who have Flatulence when taking Plavix *:
- female: 52.01 %
- male: 47.99 %
Age of people who have Flatulence when taking Plavix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.82 %
- 40-49: 6.3 %
- 50-59: 18.63 %
- 60+: 74.25 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (88 people, 18.76%)
- Quit Smoking (46 people, 9.81%)
- High Blood Pressure (46 people, 9.81%)
- Heart Attack (31 people, 6.61%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (29 people, 6.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (116 people, 24.73%)
- Aspirin (91 people, 19.40%)
- Lasix (74 people, 15.78%)
- Nexium (58 people, 12.37%)
- Lisinopril (52 people, 11.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (162 people, 34.54%)
- Nausea (127 people, 27.08%)
- Abdominal Distension (90 people, 19.19%)
- Constipation (83 people, 17.70%)
- Weakness (73 people, 15.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Flatulence when taking Plavix?
Plavix has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from Plavix 108,457 users)
Flatulence (flatus expelled through the anus) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure (latest reports from 34,790 Flatulence patients).
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