Review: could Propofol cause Embolism?
Summary: Embolism is found among people who take Propofol, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Heparin, and have Analgesia.
We study 10,982 people who have side effects while taking Propofol from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Embolism. Find out below who they are, when they have Embolism and more.
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Propofol has active ingredients of propofol. It is often used in colonoscopy abnormal. (latest outcomes from 11,046 Propofol users)
Embolism (obstruction of an artery, typically by a clot of blood or an air bubble) has been reported by people with ill-defined disorder, high blood pressure, pain, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 3,918 Embolism patients)
On Apr, 5, 2015: 10,982 people reported to have side effects when taking Propofol. Among them, 18 people (0.16%) 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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