Review: could Pradaxa cause Haemorrhoids?
Summary: Haemorrhoids 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.
We study 27,036 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA and social media. Among them, 128 have Haemorrhoids. Find out below who they are, when they have Haemorrhoids 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)
Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, acne, osteopenia, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 11,564 Haemorrhoids patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 27,036 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa. Among them, 128 people (0.47%) have Haemorrhoids.
Time on Pradaxa when people have Haemorrhoids * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Haemorrhoids when taking Pradaxa * :
Age of people who have Haemorrhoids when taking Pradaxa * :
Severity of Haemorrhoids when taking Pradaxa ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Haemorrhoids ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (121 people, 94.53%)
- Hypertension (41 people, 32.03%)
- Arrhythmia (16 people, 12.50%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (14 people, 10.94%)
- Cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis (14 people, 10.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (24 people, 18.75%)
- Vitamin d (22 people, 17.19%)
- Lisinopril (18 people, 14.06%)
- Synthroid (16 people, 12.50%)
- Prilosec (12 people, 9.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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