Pradaxa and Diabetes - from FDA reports
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 Lasix, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Diabetes 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 Apr, 15, 2017
54,695 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa.
Among them, 72 people (0.13%) have Diabetes
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pradaxa when people have Diabetes *:
- < 1 month: 54.55 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.09 %
- 1 - 2 years: 18.18 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diabetes when taking Pradaxa *:
- female: 57.97 %
- male: 42.03 %
Age of people who have Diabetes when taking Pradaxa *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.04 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 14.29 %
- 60+: 83.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (32 people, 44.44%)
- High Blood Pressure (21 people, 29.17%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (13 people, 18.06%)
- Stroke (7 people, 9.72%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (6 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (11 people, 15.28%)
- Nexium (9 people, 12.50%)
- Atenolol (8 people, 11.11%)
- Crestor (7 people, 9.72%)
- Digoxin (6 people, 8.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (13 people, 18.06%)
- Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (10 people, 13.89%)
- Breathing Difficulty (10 people, 13.89%)
- Cardiac Disorder (9 people, 12.50%)
- Anaemia (9 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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