Plavix and Metallic taste - from FDA reports
Metallic taste 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 Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Metallic taste 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 Apr, 26, 2017
104,955 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix.
Among them, 522 people (0.5%) have Metallic Taste
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Plavix when people have Metallic Taste *:
- < 1 month: 15.62 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.38 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
- 10+ years: 12.5 %
Gender of people who have Metallic Taste when taking Plavix *:
- female: 56.31 %
- male: 43.69 %
Age of people who have Metallic Taste when taking Plavix *:
- 0-1: 0.23 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.23 %
- 30-39: 0.46 %
- 40-49: 4.17 %
- 50-59: 20.6 %
- 60+: 74.31 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (74 people, 14.18%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (70 people, 13.41%)
- Multiple Myeloma (48 people, 9.20%)
- Quit Smoking (36 people, 6.90%)
- Insomnia (34 people, 6.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (118 people, 22.61%)
- Lipitor (89 people, 17.05%)
- Lasix (77 people, 14.75%)
- Simvastatin (57 people, 10.92%)
- Coumadin (56 people, 10.73%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (137 people, 26.25%)
- Weight Decreased (113 people, 21.65%)
- Appetite - Decreased (98 people, 18.77%)
- Weakness (79 people, 15.13%)
- Diarrhea (79 people, 15.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Metallic taste when taking Plavix?
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