Review: could Propofol cause Blood Clot In The Legs?


Blood clot in the legs is found among people who take Propofol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fentanyl, and have Pain . We study 12,561 people who have side effects while taking Propofol from FDA and social media. Among them, 125 have Blood clot in the legs. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood clot in the legs and more.

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Blood Clot In The Legs

Blood clot in the legs has been reported by people with birth control, multiple myeloma, pain, deep venous thrombosis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 72,207 Blood clot in the legs patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

12,561 people reported to have side effects when taking Propofol.
Among them, 125 people (1.0%) have Blood Clot In The Legs

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Propofol cause Blood clot in the legs?

Time on Propofol when people have Blood Clot In The Legs *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Blood Clot In The Legs when taking Propofol *:

  • female: 69.35 %
  • male: 30.65 %

Age of people who have Blood Clot In The Legs when taking Propofol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.86 %
  • 20-29: 6.03 %
  • 30-39: 13.79 %
  • 40-49: 24.14 %
  • 50-59: 25.86 %
  • 60+: 29.31 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (27 people, 21.60%)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (15 people, 12.00%)
  • Contraception (13 people, 10.40%)
  • Anxiety (12 people, 9.60%)
  • Nausea (11 people, 8.80%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fentanyl (56 people, 44.80%)
  • Lidocaine (50 people, 40.00%)
  • Zofran (45 people, 36.00%)
  • Morphine (39 people, 31.20%)
  • Ibuprofen (39 people, 31.20%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pulmonary Embolism (49 people, 39.20%)
  • Pain (45 people, 36.00%)
  • Anxiety (43 people, 34.40%)
  • Injury (42 people, 33.60%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (36 people, 28.80%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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