Review: could Plavix cause Skin discolouration?
This is a review of Skin discolouration by studying 64,295 people who take Plavix. We analyze: the time on Plavix when people have Skin discolouration, age of these people, the severity of Skin discolouration, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Plavix. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Plavix (latest outcomes from 69,319 users) has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent, blood clots. Commonly reported side effects of Plavix include heart attack, weakness, breathing difficulty, chest pain, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Skin discolouration (change of skin colour) (latest reports from 74,056 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, pain, nuclear magnetic resonance imaging abnormal, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 10, 2014: 64,295 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 348 people (0.54%) have Skin Discolouration. They amount to 0.47% of all the 74,056 people who have Skin Discolouration.
Time on Plavix when people have Skin discolouration * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin discolouration||30.00%||30.00%||15.00%||10.00%||10.00%||0.00%||5.00% |
Age of people who have Skin discolouration when taking Plavix * :
|Skin discolouration||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.32%||5.41%||6.69%||18.47%||69.11% |
Severity of Skin discolouration when taking Plavix ** :
How people recovered from Skin discolouration ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Angiogram (60 people, 17.24%)
- Pain (39 people, 11.21%)
- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging brain (28 people, 8.05%)
- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging abdominal (25 people, 7.18%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 6.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (173 people, 49.71%)
- Magnevist (115 people, 33.05%)
- Omniscan (103 people, 29.60%)
- Lisinopril (69 people, 19.83%)
- Renagel (69 people, 19.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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