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Aspirin and Confusional State

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Aspirin and Confusional State

Age

>60 Years
259
50-59 Years
44
30-39 Years
22
40-49 Years
18
20-29 Years
16
10-19 Years
9
1-9 Years
5

Gender

Male: 50%
Female: 48%
Gender Unknown: 2%

Outcome

What were the most common outcomes of those reporting Confusional State?

Hospitalization
300
Other
197
Death
111
Life Threatening
46
Disability
14
Required Intervention
7

Reporter

Who most commonly reported Confusional State?

Other
163
Physician
93
Consumer
68
Pharmacist
43
Lawyer
9

Therapy

Of those reporting Confusional State, why were they taking Aspirin?

Drug Use For Unknown Indication
56
Myocardial Infarction
28
Cardiac Arrest
14
Cardiovascular Disorder
10
Cardiovascular Event Prophylaxis
9

Is the adverse drug reaction you’re experiencing actually due to the drug you took?

The Naranjo Scale is a questionnaire for determining the likelihood of whether an adverse drug reaction is actually due to the drug or caused by other factors. Probability is assigned via a score termed definite, probable, possible or doubtful.*

YESNOUNKOWN
Are there previous conclusive reports on this reaction?
Did the adverse event appear after the suspected drug was administered?
Did the adverse reaction improve when the drug was discontinued or a specific antagonist was administered?
Did the adverse reaction reappear when the drug was readministered?
Are there alternative causes (other than the drug) that could on their own have caused the reaction?
Did the reaction reappear when a placebo was given?
Was the drug detected in the blood (or other fluids) in concentrations known to be toxic?
Was the reaction more severe when the dose was increased, or less severe when the dose was decreased?
Did the patient have a similar reaction to the same or similar drugs in any previous exposure?
Was the adverse event confirmed by any objective evidence?
Probability of an Adverse Event
Doubtful
Possible
Probable
Definite

*Naranjo, et al. "A method for estimating the probability of adverse drug reactions." Clin Pharmacol Ther. 1981 Aug;30(2):239-45.

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