Warfarin sodium and Shingles - from FDA reports
Shingles is found among people who take Warfarin Sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 50,578 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin sodium from FDA. Among them, 224 have Shingles. Find out below who they are, when they have Shingles and more.
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Warfarin sodium has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in False. (latest outcomes from Warfarin sodium 54,016 users)
Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, crohn's disease (latest reports from 36,822 Shingles patients).
On Jan, 29, 2017
50,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin Sodium.
Among them, 224 people (0.44%) have Shingles
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Warfarin Sodium when people have Shingles *:
- < 1 month: 28.57 %
- 1 - 6 months: 42.86 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Shingles when taking Warfarin Sodium *:
- female: 49.77 %
- male: 50.23 %
Age of people who have Shingles when taking Warfarin Sodium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.67 %
- 20-29: 1.67 %
- 30-39: 6.67 %
- 40-49: 5.56 %
- 50-59: 22.78 %
- 60+: 61.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (49 people, 21.88%)
- High Blood Pressure (18 people, 8.04%)
- Bone Disorder (15 people, 6.70%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (12 people, 5.36%)
- Preventive Health Care (11 people, 4.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (91 people, 40.62%)
- Aredia (77 people, 34.38%)
- Furosemide (60 people, 26.79%)
- Decadron (58 people, 25.89%)
- Aspirin (56 people, 25.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (100 people, 44.64%)
- Stress And Anxiety (86 people, 38.39%)
- Pneumonia (80 people, 35.71%)
- Back Pain (75 people, 33.48%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (73 people, 32.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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