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Review: could Plavix cause Renal failure chronic?

Summary: Renal failure chronic could be caused by Plavix, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 67,422 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 635 have Renal failure chronic. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure chronic and more.

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Plavix

Plavix (latest outcomes from 69,341 users) has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent.

Renal failure chronic

Renal failure chronic (long lasting kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 109,189 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, pain, diabetes.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 67,311 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 635 people (0.94%) have Renal Failure Chronic. They amount to 0.58% of all the 108,771 people who have Renal Failure Chronic on eHealthMe.

Trend of Renal failure chronic in Plavix reports

Time on Plavix when people have Renal failure chronic * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Renal failure chronic25.93%3.70%40.74%7.41%18.52%0.00%3.70%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Renal failure chronic0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.21%6.55%21.38%70.86%

Severity of Renal failure chronic when taking Plavix ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Renal failure chronic ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (74 people, 11.65%)
  2. Pain (62 people, 9.76%)
  3. Cardiac disorder (53 people, 8.35%)
  4. Hypertension (50 people, 7.87%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (42 people, 6.61%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (358 people, 56.38%)
  2. Lasix (195 people, 30.71%)
  3. Coreg (167 people, 26.30%)
  4. Nitroglycerin (162 people, 25.51%)
  5. Zocor (135 people, 21.26%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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