Pradaxa and Lower blood pressure - from FDA reports
Lower blood pressure 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 . We study 51,291 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA. Among them, 885 have Lower blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower blood pressure 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 Pradaxa 51,954 users)
Lower Blood Pressure
Lower blood pressure has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 156,070 Lower blood pressure patients).
On Feb, 21, 2017
51,291 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa.
Among them, 885 people (1.73%) have Lower Blood Pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pradaxa when people have Lower Blood Pressure *:
- < 1 month: 41.12 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.89 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.53 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.51 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.95 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Pradaxa *:
- female: 54.02 %
- male: 45.98 %
Age of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Pradaxa *:
- 0-1: 0.13 %
- 2-9: 0.26 %
- 10-19: 0.13 %
- 20-29: 0.26 %
- 30-39: 0.91 %
- 40-49: 1.83 %
- 50-59: 4.95 %
- 60+: 91.53 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (585 people, 66.10%)
- High Blood Pressure (170 people, 19.21%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (74 people, 8.36%)
- Stroke (56 people, 6.33%)
- Pain (42 people, 4.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (119 people, 13.45%)
- Aspirin (98 people, 11.07%)
- Coreg (52 people, 5.88%)
- Lisinopril (49 people, 5.54%)
- Digoxin (44 people, 4.97%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (191 people, 21.58%)
- Anaemia (116 people, 13.11%)
- Renal Failure Acute (113 people, 12.77%)
- Weakness (90 people, 10.17%)
- Dizziness (87 people, 9.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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