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.

How to use this study: bring a copy to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Who is eHealthMe: we are a data analysis company who specializes in health care industry. Our original studies have been referenced on 500+ peer-reviewed medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and EANO. On eHealthMe, you can research drugs and find Care Guides (see testimonials).



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%

Click here to view more results or personalize the results to your gender and age

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%

Click here to view more results or personalize the results to your gender and age

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%

Click here to view more results or personalize the results to your gender and age

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study



Are you new to Paracetamol or have questions?

On eHealthMe, Care Guides are people who "have been there". Many of them have been living or working with a drug, a condition, or both for a long time and gained substantial experience. Follow a Care Guide below to get answers between doctor visits, and guidance in everyday life.


More Care Guides for: Paracetamol, Amputation

Volunteer or get paid to help people with your care experience



Do you have Amputation while taking Paracetamol?



Related studies

Paracetamol

Paracetamol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Paracetamol 54,561 users)

Amputation

Amputation has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 917 Amputation patients).


Drugs that are associated with Amputation
Amputation (313 drugs)
Could your condition cause Amputation
Amputation (191 conditions)
Paracetamol side effects
Browse all side effects of Paracetamol
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

What would happen?

Predict new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Paracetamol and have Amputation


Recent updates

General studies

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.