Pradaxa and Cough - from FDA reports
Cough is found among people who take Pradaxa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Cough with Pradaxa. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 54,695 people who have side effects when taking Pradaxa from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 10, 2017
54,695 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa.
Among them, 520 people (0.95%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pradaxa when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 45.24 %
- 1 - 6 months: 36.9 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.52 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.19 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Pradaxa *:
- female: 50.39 %
- male: 49.61 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Pradaxa *:
- 0-1: 0.26 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 1.32 %
- 50-59: 6.6 %
- 60+: 91.82 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (311 people, 59.81%)
- High Blood Pressure (117 people, 22.50%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (83 people, 15.96%)
- Preventive Health Care (36 people, 6.92%)
- Cardiac Disorder (33 people, 6.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (49 people, 9.42%)
- Lasix (44 people, 8.46%)
- Lisinopril (40 people, 7.69%)
- Simvastatin (32 people, 6.15%)
- Lipitor (31 people, 5.96%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (116 people, 22.31%)
- Weakness (55 people, 10.58%)
- Fatigue (54 people, 10.38%)
- Indigestion (46 people, 8.85%)
- Dizziness (45 people, 8.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Cough when taking Pradaxa?
Pradaxa has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Pradaxa 55,379 users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, multiple sclerosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (latest reports from 143,521 Cough patients).
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