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Review: could Pradaxa cause Nosebleed?

Summary: Nosebleed could be caused by Pradaxa, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation.

We study 27,008 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA and social media. Among them, 505 have Nosebleed. Find out below who they are, when they have Nosebleed and more.

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Pradaxa

Pradaxa (latest outcomes from 27,230 users) has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.

Nosebleed

Nosebleed (bleeding from nose) (latest reports from 142,010 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, acne, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 27,011 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa. Among them, 505 people (1.87%) have Nosebleed. They amount to 0.36% of all the 141,811 people who have Nosebleed on eHealthMe.

Trend of Nosebleed in Pradaxa reports

Time on Pradaxa when people have Nosebleed * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Nosebleed63.85%29.58%5.16%0.94%0.00%0.47%0.00%

Gender of people who have Nosebleed when taking Pradaxa * :

FemaleMale
Nosebleed48.89%51.11%

Age of people who have Nosebleed when taking Pradaxa * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Nosebleed0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.42%94.58%

Severity of Nosebleed when taking Pradaxa ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Nosebleed100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Nosebleed ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Nosebleed0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Atrial fibrillation (453 people, 89.70%)
  2. Hypertension (168 people, 33.27%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (94 people, 18.61%)
  4. Prophylaxis (46 people, 9.11%)
  5. Cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis (43 people, 8.51%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (110 people, 21.78%)
  2. Furosemide (55 people, 10.89%)
  3. Lisinopril (54 people, 10.69%)
  4. Lasix (51 people, 10.10%)
  5. Lipitor (47 people, 9.31%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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On eHealthMe, Pradaxa (dabigatran etexilate mesylate) is often used for atrial fibrillation/flutter. Find out below the conditions Pradaxa is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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  • sudden and heavy nosebleeds at any time without blowing, sneezing or irritation lasting about 20 minutes.

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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • My husband Brian developed Pancreatic Cancer after being on Pradaxa for two years for Atrial Fibrillation.
    He had to have the classic Whipple surgery to remove most of his pancreas, all of his gall bladder, duodenum and the pyloric valve of his stomach. He now faces weeks of chemotherapy.

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