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Review: could Plavix cause Renal failure?

We study 67,465 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,967 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.

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Plavix

Plavix (latest outcomes from 69,389 users) has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent.

Renal failure

Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 427,379 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain.

On Aug, 22, 2014: 67,465 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 2,131 people (3.16%) have Renal Failure. They amount to 0.49% of all the 435,525 people who have Renal Failure on eHealthMe.

Trend of Renal failure in Plavix reports

Time on Plavix when people have Renal failure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Renal failure51.12%13.00%5.83%8.52%15.25%4.93%1.35%

Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Plavix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Renal failure0.05%0.00%0.00%0.15%1.40%4.67%18.06%75.66%

Severity of Renal failure when taking Plavix ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Renal failure100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Renal failure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Renal failure0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (231 people, 10.84%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (91 people, 4.27%)
  3. Pain (85 people, 3.99%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (55 people, 2.58%)
  5. Hypercholesterolaemia (51 people, 2.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (784 people, 36.79%)
  2. Aspirin (742 people, 34.82%)
  3. Trasylol (643 people, 30.17%)
  4. Heparin (513 people, 24.07%)
  5. Nitroglycerin (467 people, 21.91%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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