Zicam and Bleeding from the nose - from FDA reports
Bleeding from the nose is found among people who take Zicam, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Claritin, and have Nasopharyngitis. This review analyzes which people have Bleeding from the nose with Zicam. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,412 people who have side effects when taking Zicam from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 04, 2017
4,412 people reported to have side effects when taking Zicam.
Among them, 28 people (0.63%) have Bleeding From The Nose
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zicam when people have Bleeding From The Nose *:
- < 1 month: 70.59 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.88 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.88 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.76 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 5.88 %
Gender of people who have Bleeding From The Nose when taking Zicam *:
- female: 60.71 %
- male: 39.29 %
Age of people who have Bleeding From The Nose when taking Zicam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 12.5 %
- 30-39: 16.67 %
- 40-49: 25.0 %
- 50-59: 25.0 %
- 60+: 20.83 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Nasopharyngitis (12 people, 42.86%)
- Nasal Congestion (3 people, 10.71%)
- Rhinovirus Infection (1 person, 3.57%)
- Preventive Health Care (1 person, 3.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vitamins (1 person, 3.57%)
- Lovaza (1 person, 3.57%)
- Imuran (1 person, 3.57%)
- Flonase (1 person, 3.57%)
- Claritin (1 person, 3.57%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Smell - Impaired (16 people, 57.14%)
- Nasal Discomfort (7 people, 25.00%)
- Ageusia (6 people, 21.43%)
- Rhinalgia (5 people, 17.86%)
- Hyposmia (5 people, 17.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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