Paracetamol and Amputation - from FDA reports

Amputation is reported only by a few people who take Paracetamol. We study 53,962 people who have side effects while taking Paracetamol from FDA. Among them, 4 have Amputation. Find out below who they are, when they have Amputation and more.

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On Sep, 25, 2018

53,962 people reported to have side effects when taking Paracetamol.
Among them, 4 people (0.01%) have Amputation

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Paracetamol cause Amputation?

Gender of people who have Amputation when taking Paracetamol *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Amputation when taking Paracetamol *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Type 2 Diabetes: 2 people, 50.00%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 2 people, 50.00%
  3. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (primary high blood pressure that affects the arteries in the lungs and the right side of your heart): 2 people, 50.00%
  4. Hyperglycemia (high blood sugar): 2 people, 50.00%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 2 people, 50.00%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Tracleer: 2 people, 50.00%
  2. Percocet: 2 people, 50.00%
  3. Oxycontin: 2 people, 50.00%
  4. Neurontin: 2 people, 50.00%
  5. Metformin: 2 people, 50.00%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel): 2 people, 50.00%
  2. Postoperative Wound Infection: 2 people, 50.00%
  3. Peripheral Ischaemia (impaired circulation to an extremity): 2 people, 50.00%
  4. Skin Ulcer: 1 person, 25.00%
  5. Post Procedural Complication: 1 person, 25.00%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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