Pradaxa and Varicose vein - from FDA reports


Summary

Varicose vein 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 Evista, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter . We study 51,291 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA. Among them, 28 have Varicose vein. Find out below who they are, when they have Varicose vein and more.

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Pradaxa

Pradaxa has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Pradaxa 51,954 users)

Varicose Vein

Varicose vein (veins that have become enlarged and tortuous) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, birth control, high blood pressure, osteopenia (latest reports from 3,945 Varicose vein patients).

On Feb, 27, 2017

51,291 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa.
Among them, 28 people (0.05%) have Varicose Vein


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Pradaxa cause Varicose vein?

Time on Pradaxa when people have Varicose Vein *:

  • < 1 month: 40 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Varicose Vein when taking Pradaxa *:

  • female: 65.22 %
  • male: 34.78 %

Age of people who have Varicose Vein when taking Pradaxa *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 5.26 %
  • 60+: 94.74 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (10 people, 35.71%)
  • Osteoporosis (6 people, 21.43%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (6 people, 21.43%)
  • Pulse (5 people, 17.86%)
  • High Blood Pressure (3 people, 10.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Forteo (6 people, 21.43%)
  • Evista (6 people, 21.43%)
  • Fish Oil (4 people, 14.29%)
  • Metoprolol Succinate (3 people, 10.71%)
  • Lasix (3 people, 10.71%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weakness (9 people, 32.14%)
  • Dizziness (9 people, 32.14%)
  • Chest Pain (8 people, 28.57%)
  • Indigestion (7 people, 25.00%)
  • Headache (7 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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