Review: could Plavix cause High Blood Sugar?


Summary

High blood sugar 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 Type 2 diabetes mellitus . We study 98,987 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 474 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.

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Plavix

Plavix has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent. (latest outcomes from Plavix 101,519 users)

High Blood Sugar

High blood sugar has been reported by people with multi-organ failure, blood glucose increased, sepsis, nausea, hypoglycemia (latest reports from 23,473 High blood sugar patients).

On Sep, 20, 2016

98,987 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix.
Among them, 474 people (0.48%) have High Blood Sugar


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Plavix cause High blood sugar?

Time on Plavix when people have High Blood Sugar *:

  • < 1 month: 50.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.71 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 17.86 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.57 %
  • 10+ years: 3.57 %

Gender of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Plavix *:

  • female: 44.4 %
  • male: 55.6 %

Age of people who have High Blood Sugar when taking Plavix *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 3.39 %
  • 40-49: 8.85 %
  • 50-59: 22.14 %
  • 60+: 65.62 %

Severity if High Blood Sugar when taking Plavix **:

  • least: 12.5 %
  • moderate: 50.0 %
  • severe: 25.0 %
  • most severe: 12.5 %

How people recovered from High Blood Sugar **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (59 people, 12.45%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (40 people, 8.44%)
  • Hypertension (39 people, 8.23%)
  • Depression (35 people, 7.38%)
  • Pain (31 people, 6.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (140 people, 29.54%)
  • Lantus (115 people, 24.26%)
  • Lasix (99 people, 20.89%)
  • Lipitor (96 people, 20.25%)
  • Lisinopril (74 people, 15.61%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pneumonia (81 people, 17.09%)
  • Hypotension (74 people, 15.61%)
  • Asthenia (74 people, 15.61%)
  • Myocardial Infarction (70 people, 14.77%)
  • Hypertension (70 people, 14.77%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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