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Review: could Pradaxa cause Cough?

We study 27,021 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA and social media. Among them, 235 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.

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Pradaxa

Pradaxa (latest outcomes from 27,246 users) has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.

Cough

Cough (latest reports from 488,551 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 12, 2014: 27,017 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa. Among them, 235 people (0.87%) have Cough. They amount to 0.05% of all the 487,764 people who have Cough on eHealthMe.

Trend of Cough in Pradaxa reports

Time on Pradaxa when people have Cough * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cough39.29%46.43%8.93%3.57%0.00%1.79%0.00%

Gender of people who have Cough when taking Pradaxa * :

FemaleMale
Cough47.39%52.61%

Age of people who have Cough when taking Pradaxa * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cough0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.47%2.79%96.74%

Severity of Cough when taking Pradaxa ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cough0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Cough ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Cough0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Atrial fibrillation (179 people, 76.17%)
  2. Hypertension (81 people, 34.47%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (57 people, 24.26%)
  4. Prophylaxis (48 people, 20.43%)
  5. Cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis (29 people, 12.34%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (41 people, 17.45%)
  2. Lisinopril (35 people, 14.89%)
  3. Lasix (26 people, 11.06%)
  4. Simvastatin (24 people, 10.21%)
  5. Lipitor (23 people, 9.79%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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