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 Hypertension . We study 98,987 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 479 have Metallic taste. Find out below who they are, when they have Metallic taste and more.
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Plavix has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent. (latest outcomes from Plavix 101,521 users)
Metallic taste (a bad taste in the mouth) has been reported by people with agranulocytosis, renal cell carcinoma, oral discomfort, pneumonia, granuloma (latest reports from 39,158 Metallic taste patients).
On Sep, 16, 2016
98,987 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix.
Among them, 479 people (0.48%) have Metallic Taste
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Started taking Plavix beginning of 2016....Noticed slowly my eyebrows and hair have thinned.....my eyebrows are almost all gone....now I notice after 7 months,I no longer need to wax upper lip so often ( good thing)....fine hairs do not grow back....Is this common! The Vascular Surgeon has no idea! I am in my late 60's feel healthy until this all started back in Dec. Had stent placed in Mesenteric Artery in Dec.2015....Now need balloon placed since Stent is still blocking blood flow....Just bad Arteries. Smoked for 35 yrs. stopped in 2007...Bad genes also...look good on outside but not so good on inside......life goes on....
Had cataract surgery in April. Have used a number of eye drops including Combigan. Finally Googled to see if eye drops might be the cause. Have been to ENT, Oral Specialist, and Neurologist. Have even had brain MRI. No one ever suggested eye drops. Will be discussing this with my Opthalmologist ...
I took my first Dexilant at 6 PM and at 4 AM i woke up with a sever gaging, almost drowning like. I had the worst taste i have ever experienced. I believe it is described as a Metallica taste. I coughed up this Yellow mucus i have never experienced before. I am concerned about taking another dose.
Hello all, my husband has list his taste since taking Xarelto, he is 69yo. Was on Warfin for 15 years, while on Warfin he still had small clots. He in this past year was put on lovenox, stomach shots 2 X daily for 4 months. Painful shots. So Docs put him on Xarelto about 3-4 mths ago, he lost ...
Started taking Plavix beginning of 2016....Noticed slowly my eyebrows and hair have thinned.....my eyebrows are almost all gone....now I notice after 7 months,I no longer need to wax upper lip so often ( good thing)....fine hairs do not grow back....Is this common! The Vascular Surgeon has no ...
I had a triple bypass one year ago. Two months ago one of the bypasses failed and a stent was inserted. I was then placed on Plavix and aspirin. Recently Plavix has been replaced by Effient. A month after starting Plavix my taste buds vanished. Nothing has changed with Efient and I am so ...
After taking plavix for four months my face swelled. Doctors thought it was an autoimmune disease. After developing bruises I searched online side effects of plavix and learned that swelling of the face was also a side effect of taking plavix. Now I'm wondering if this is the reason for my ...
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