Plavix and Skin discolouration - from FDA reports
Skin discolouration 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 Arteriogram. This review analyzes which people have Skin discolouration 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 May, 09, 2017
104,955 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix.
Among them, 478 people (0.46%) have Skin Discolouration
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Plavix when people have Skin Discolouration *:
- < 1 month: 15.62 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.12 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.38 %
- 2 - 5 years: 18.75 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
- 10+ years: 3.12 %
Gender of people who have Skin Discolouration when taking Plavix *:
- female: 58.76 %
- male: 41.24 %
Age of people who have Skin Discolouration when taking Plavix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.52 %
- 20-29: 0.26 %
- 30-39: 4.7 %
- 40-49: 6.53 %
- 50-59: 16.97 %
- 60+: 71.02 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Arteriogram (56 people, 11.72%)
- Pain (42 people, 8.79%)
- High Blood Pressure (39 people, 8.16%)
- Diabetes (34 people, 7.11%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (31 people, 6.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (134 people, 28.03%)
- Magnevist (111 people, 23.22%)
- Omniscan (99 people, 20.71%)
- Lipitor (73 people, 15.27%)
- Optimark (69 people, 14.44%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (133 people, 27.82%)
- Oedema Peripheral (133 people, 27.82%)
- Weakness (121 people, 25.31%)
- Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis (110 people, 23.01%)
- Rashes (104 people, 21.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Skin discolouration when taking Plavix?
Plavix has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from Plavix 108,457 users)
Skin discolouration (change of skin colour) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, psoriasis (latest reports from 25,325 Skin discolouration patients).
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