Review: could Propofol cause Embolism?
This is a review of Embolism by studying 10,957 people who take Propofol. We analyze: the time on Propofol when people have Embolism, gender and age of these people, the severity of Embolism, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Propofol. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Propofol (latest outcomes from 11,033 users) has active ingredients of propofol. It is often used in colonoscopy abnormal, sedation. Commonly reported side effects of Propofol include hypotension, hypotension aggravated, pain, anaphylaxis, pain exacerbated.
Embolism (obstruction of an artery, typically by a clot of blood or an air bubble) (latest reports from 15,389 patients) has been reported by people with ill-defined disorder, high blood pressure, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Mar, 11, 2014: 10,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Propofol. Among them, 18 people (0.16%) have Embolism. They amount to 0.12% of all the 15,387 people who have Embolism.
Time on Propofol when people have Embolism * :
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Gender of people who have Embolism when taking Propofol * :
Age of people who have Embolism when taking Propofol * :
Severity of Embolism when taking Propofol ** :
How people recovered from Embolism ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Analgesia (18 people, 100.00%)
- Prophylaxis (18 people, 100.00%)
- Traumatic haemorrhage (18 people, 100.00%)
- Sedation (11 people, 61.11%)
- Catheter related infection (10 people, 55.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin (18 people, 100.00%)
- Pancuronium (18 people, 100.00%)
- Lasix (18 people, 100.00%)
- Novoseven (18 people, 100.00%)
- Norepinephrine bitartrate (18 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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