Review: could Xarelto cause Platelet count decreased (Thrombocytopenia )?
Summary: Platelet count decreased is found among people who take Xarelto, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Knee joint replacement.
We study 4,619 people who have side effects while taking Xarelto from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Platelet count decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Platelet count decreased and more.
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Xarelto has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 4,760 Xarelto users)
Platelet count decreased
Platelet count decreased has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. (latest reports from 41,017 Platelet count decreased patients)
On Mar, 14, 2015: 4,619 people reported to have side effects when taking Xarelto. Among them, 44 people (0.95%) have Platelet Count Decreased.
Time on Xarelto when people have Platelet count decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Platelet count decreased||16.67%||83.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Xarelto * :
|Platelet count decreased||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Xarelto * :
|Platelet count decreased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.35%||95.65% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Knee arthroplasty (9 people, 20.45%)
- Hip arthroplasty (7 people, 15.91%)
- Atrial fibrillation (5 people, 11.36%)
- Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 4.55%)
- Cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis (2 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (8 people, 18.18%)
- Celebrex (6 people, 13.64%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (4 people, 9.09%)
- Lisinopril (4 people, 9.09%)
- Sertraline hydrochloride (3 people, 6.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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