Review: could Plavix cause Iron deficiency anaemia?
We study 67,459 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 127 have Iron deficiency anaemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Iron deficiency anaemia and more.
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Plavix (latest outcomes from 69,383 users) has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent.
Iron deficiency anaemia
Iron deficiency anaemia (latest reports from 42,114 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, acne, high blood pressure, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 67,452 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 127 people (0.19%) have Iron Deficiency Anaemia. They amount to 0.30% of all the 42,112 people who have Iron Deficiency Anaemia on eHealthMe.
Time on Plavix when people have Iron deficiency anaemia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Iron deficiency anaemia||60.71%||10.71%||7.14%||7.14%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Iron deficiency anaemia when taking Plavix * :
|Iron deficiency anaemia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.24%||0.00%||23.88%||73.88% |
Severity of Iron deficiency anaemia when taking Plavix ** :
How people recovered from Iron deficiency anaemia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (17 people, 13.39%)
- Hypertension (17 people, 13.39%)
- Prophylaxis (15 people, 11.81%)
- Osteoporosis (14 people, 11.02%)
- Restless legs syndrome (13 people, 10.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (60 people, 47.24%)
- Lasix (40 people, 31.50%)
- Fosamax (25 people, 19.69%)
- Norvasc (24 people, 18.90%)
- Coumadin (23 people, 18.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
Juergen (2 years ago):
57y/o m - 1 heart stent - 4 mo after stent anemia
started. taking asprin 81mg plavix 75mg, toprol,
ramipril, zantac. added iron 27 mg no help. hemoglobin is going up and down like crazy. next is iron infusion.
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