Review: could Pradaxa cause Varicose vein?
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 - 2 years, also take medication Vitamin d, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 27,036 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Varicose vein. Find out below who they are, when they have Varicose vein and more.
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Pradaxa has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 27,265 Pradaxa users)
Varicose vein (veins that have become enlarged and tortuous) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, birth control, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 2,338 Varicose vein patients)
On Apr, 2, 2015: 27,036 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa. Among them, 15 people (0.06%) have Varicose Vein.
Time on Pradaxa when people have Varicose vein * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Varicose vein||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Varicose vein when taking Pradaxa * :
|Varicose vein||80.00%||20.00% |
Age of people who have Varicose vein when taking Pradaxa * :
|Varicose vein||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Varicose vein when taking Pradaxa ** :
How people recovered from Varicose vein ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 33.33%)
- Dyspnoea (5 people, 33.33%)
- Heart rate (4 people, 26.67%)
- Atrial fibrillation (4 people, 26.67%)
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (2 people, 13.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (7 people, 46.67%)
- Evista (5 people, 33.33%)
- A + d ointment (5 people, 33.33%)
- Forteo (5 people, 33.33%)
- Calcium carbonate (3 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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