Could Pradaxa cause Vertigo - from FDA reports
Vertigo 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 . We study 51,644 people who have side effects while taking Pradaxa from FDA. Among them, 1,786 have Vertigo. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo and more.
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Pradaxa has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from Pradaxa 51,937 users)
Vertigo has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 271,670 Vertigo patients).
On Nov, 15, 2016
51,644 people reported to have side effects when taking Pradaxa.
Among them, 1,786 people (3.46%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pradaxa when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 46.54 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.18 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.53 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.99 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.3 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.46 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Pradaxa *:
- female: 53.48 %
- male: 46.52 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Pradaxa *:
- 0-1: 0.15 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.07 %
- 20-29: 0.29 %
- 30-39: 1.1 %
- 40-49: 1.54 %
- 50-59: 5.56 %
- 60+: 91.29 %
Severity of Vertigo **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 80 %
- severe: 20 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (202 people, 11.31%)
- Lisinopril (149 people, 8.34%)
- Simvastatin (117 people, 6.55%)
- Digoxin (109 people, 6.10%)
- Lasix (108 people, 6.05%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Pradaxa, learn more )
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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