Review: could Plavix cause Lumbar spinal stenosis?
Summary: 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 Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 67,527 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 104 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 blood clots. (latest outcomes from 69,456 Plavix users)
Lumbar spinal stenosis
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 osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 3,248 Lumbar spinal stenosis patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 67,523 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 104 people (0.15%) have Lumbar Spinal Stenosis.
Time on Plavix when people have Lumbar spinal stenosis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lumbar spinal stenosis||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Lumbar spinal stenosis when taking Plavix * :
|Lumbar spinal stenosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.27%||7.59%||91.14% |
Severity of Lumbar spinal stenosis when taking Plavix ** :
How people recovered from Lumbar spinal stenosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (23 people, 22.12%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 15.38%)
- Osteoporosis (13 people, 12.50%)
- Cardiac failure (12 people, 11.54%)
- Pain (12 people, 11.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (60 people, 57.69%)
- Zometa (47 people, 45.19%)
- Zocor (39 people, 37.50%)
- Nitroglycerin (38 people, 36.54%)
- Furosemide (32 people, 30.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Plavix, Lisinopril, Cymbalta for a 88-year old woman with Arterial Stenosis, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled, Depression - Elderly. The patient has Renal Failure, Pulse Pressure Decreased
- A study of side effects of Crestor for a 66-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has 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)
- A study of side effects of Plavix for a 56-year old man with Stent. The patient has Impotence (powerlessness)
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Vitamin C, Ventolin Hfa, Nexium, Advair Diskus 250/50, Nicoderm Cq, Paroxetine Hydrochloride, Lisinopril, Furosemide, Butrans for a 52-year old man with Bone Lesion, Copd, Acid Reflux, Stop Smoking, Adjustment Disorder With Mixed Anxiety And Depressed Mood, High Blood Pressure, Leg Swelling, Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. The patient has Leg Swelling, Groin Pain, Osteoarthritis Aggravated, Depression, Hypertension, Morbid Obesity, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Copd
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Plavix for a 31-year old woman with Blood Disorder. The patient has Metrorrhagia
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