Review: could Pradaxa cause Depression?
This is a review of Depression by studying 23,694 people who take Pradaxa. We analyze: the time on Pradaxa when people have Depression, gender and age of these people, the severity of Depression, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Pradaxa. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Pradaxa (latest outcomes from 27,219 users) has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter, blood clots. Commonly reported side effects of Pradaxa include gastrointestinal haemorrhage, indigestion, dyspepsia aggravated, dizziness, dizziness aggravated.
Depression (latest reports from 1,113,987 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 23,676 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa. Among them, 70 people (0.30%) have Depression.
Time on Pradaxa when people have Depression * :
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Gender of people who have Depression when taking Pradaxa * :
Age of people who have Depression when taking Pradaxa * :
Severity of Depression when taking Pradaxa ** :
How people recovered from Depression ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (66 people, 94.29%)
- Hypertension (25 people, 35.71%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (13 people, 18.57%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (13 people, 18.57%)
- Diabetes mellitus (13 people, 18.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (22 people, 31.43%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (11 people, 15.71%)
- Coreg (10 people, 14.29%)
- Lisinopril (10 people, 14.29%)
- Zocor (10 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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