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. This review analyzes which people have Lower blood pressure 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, 25, 2017
54,695 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa.
Among them, 936 people (1.71%) have Lower Blood Pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pradaxa when people have Lower Blood Pressure *:
- < 1 month: 41.75 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.36 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.03 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.53 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Pradaxa *:
- female: 53.8 %
- male: 46.2 %
Age of people who have Lower Blood Pressure when taking Pradaxa *:
- 0-1: 0.12 %
- 2-9: 0.25 %
- 10-19: 0.12 %
- 20-29: 0.25 %
- 30-39: 1.12 %
- 40-49: 1.73 %
- 50-59: 5.08 %
- 60+: 91.33 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (599 people, 64.00%)
- High Blood Pressure (177 people, 18.91%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (76 people, 8.12%)
- Stroke (56 people, 5.98%)
- Pain (42 people, 4.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (121 people, 12.93%)
- Aspirin (98 people, 10.47%)
- Coreg (55 people, 5.88%)
- Lisinopril (49 people, 5.24%)
- Plavix (44 people, 4.70%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (196 people, 20.94%)
- Anaemia (120 people, 12.82%)
- Renal Failure Acute (113 people, 12.07%)
- Dizziness (99 people, 10.58%)
- Weakness (94 people, 10.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Pradaxa has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Pradaxa 55,373 users)
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