Review: could Pradaxa cause Diabetes?
Summary: Diabetes 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 Atenolol, and have High blood pressure.
We study 27,036 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Diabetes. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetes and more.
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Pradaxa has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 27,265 Pradaxa users)
Diabetes has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 130,288 Diabetes patients)
On Feb, 6, 2015: 27,031 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa. Among them, 18 people (0.07%) have Diabetes.
Time on Pradaxa when people have Diabetes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diabetes when taking Pradaxa * :
Age of people who have Diabetes when taking Pradaxa * :
Severity of Diabetes when taking Pradaxa ** :
How people recovered from Diabetes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (5 people, 27.78%)
- Atrial fibrillation (4 people, 22.22%)
- Pelvic fracture (3 people, 16.67%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 16.67%)
- Fracture pain (2 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Atenolol (3 people, 16.67%)
- Digoxin (3 people, 16.67%)
- Niaspan (3 people, 16.67%)
- Glyburide (3 people, 16.67%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Oxycodone, Simponi for a 56-year old man with Back Disorder, Psoriatic Arthropathy. The patient has Diabetes, Musculoskeletal Discomfort, Upper-airway Cough Syndrome, Sore Throat
- A study of drug interactions between Lantus Solostar, Glipizide And Metformin Hydrochloride, Atorvastatin Calcium, Bystolic, Telmisartan; Hydrochlorothiazide, Amlodipine, Sitagliptin Phosphate for a 64-year old woman with Diabetes, Diabetes Mellitus, High Blood Cholesterol, Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent. The patient has Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus
- A study of side effects of Pradaxa for a 68-year old man with Arterial Disorder. The patient has Metallic Taste (a bad taste in the mouth)
- A study of drug interactions between Dyazide, Dapsone, Potassium Chloride 20meq In Dextrose 5% And Sodium Chloride 0.45% In Plastic Container, Metoprolol Succinate, Pradaxa for a 52-year old woman with Leg Swelling, Dermatitis Herpetiformis, Oedema Due To Hepatic Disease, A-fib. The patient has Blood Blister
- A study of side effects of Pradaxa for a 69-year old woman with Spotting. The patient has Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)
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