Pradaxa and Nosebleed - from FDA reports
Nosebleed 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. This review analyzes which people have Nosebleed 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, 1,093 people (2.0%) have Nosebleed
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pradaxa when people have Nosebleed *:
- < 1 month: 40.81 %
- 1 - 6 months: 36.27 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.84 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.8 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.78 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.5 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Nosebleed when taking Pradaxa *:
- female: 50.61 %
- male: 49.39 %
Age of people who have Nosebleed when taking Pradaxa *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.12 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.12 %
- 30-39: 0.24 %
- 40-49: 0.73 %
- 50-59: 5.86 %
- 60+: 92.8 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (775 people, 70.91%)
- High Blood Pressure (179 people, 16.38%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (109 people, 9.97%)
- Stroke (105 people, 9.61%)
- Anticoagulant Therapy (86 people, 7.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (149 people, 13.63%)
- Lasix (133 people, 12.17%)
- Lisinopril (87 people, 7.96%)
- Lipitor (86 people, 7.87%)
- Furosemide (70 people, 6.40%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (190 people, 17.38%)
- Anaemia (104 people, 9.52%)
- Rectal Haemorrhage (99 people, 9.06%)
- Renal Failure Acute (82 people, 7.50%)
- Head Injury (79 people, 7.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Nosebleed when taking Pradaxa?
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