Lumbar spinal stenosis is found among people who take Plavix, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 66,688 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 101 have Lumbar spinal stenosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Lumbar spinal stenosis and more.
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Plavix has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent. (latest outcomes from Plavix 68,053 users)
Lumbar spinal stenosis (a medical condition in which the spinal canal narrows and compresses the spinal cord and nerves at the level of the lumbar bone) has been reported by people with fever, pain, feeling abnormal, weakness, drowsiness (latest reports from 3,078 Lumbar spinal stenosis patients).
On Jul, 26, 2016
66,688 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix.
Among them, 101 people (0.15%) have Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Im a 55 years old female and a heart attack a month ago. A stent was put in and thereafter I've been on plavix and Aspirin. About 2 weeks after taking the medicine I have wheezing and strained breathing. I can barely take 10 steps and feel exhausted and tightness in my chest. Just want to know ...
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