Pradaxa and Skin rash - from FDA reports
Skin rash 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 Skin rash 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, 23, 2017
54,695 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa.
Among them, 885 people (1.62%) have Skin Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pradaxa when people have Skin Rash *:
- < 1 month: 56.63 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.62 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.21 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.81 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.4 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Pradaxa *:
- female: 57.39 %
- male: 42.61 %
Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Pradaxa *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.15 %
- 20-29: 0.6 %
- 30-39: 0.45 %
- 40-49: 1.66 %
- 50-59: 6.79 %
- 60+: 90.35 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (555 people, 62.71%)
- High Blood Pressure (212 people, 23.95%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (122 people, 13.79%)
- Stroke (68 people, 7.68%)
- Hypothyroidism (62 people, 7.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (69 people, 7.80%)
- Lisinopril (65 people, 7.34%)
- Synthroid (63 people, 7.12%)
- Digoxin (60 people, 6.78%)
- Lasix (56 people, 6.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (192 people, 21.69%)
- Oedema Peripheral (84 people, 9.49%)
- Breathing Difficulty (76 people, 8.59%)
- Urticaria (62 people, 7.01%)
- Joint Pain (62 people, 7.01%)
* 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)
Skin rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 281,194 Skin rash patients).
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