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Review: could Autoimmune hepatitis cause Shortness of breath?

We study 463 people who have Autoimmune hepatitis from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Shortness of breath (Breathing difficulty). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Autoimmune hepatitis

Autoimmune hepatitis (latest reports from 12,162 patients) are typically treated by Prednisone, Azathioprine, Imuran, Mycophenolate Mofetil.

Shortness of breath

Shortness of breath (latest reports from 1,346,051 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

On Jul, 22, 2014: 463 people who have autoimmune hepatitis are studied. Among them, 19 (4.10%) have Shortness Of Breath. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,342,927 people who have Shortness Of Breath on eHealthMe.

Trend of Shortness of breath in autoimmune hepatitis reports

Gender of people who have autoimmune hepatitis and experienced Shortness of breath * :

Shortness of breath57.14%42.86%

Age of people who have autoimmune hepatitis and experienced Shortness of breath * :

Shortness of breath0.00%0.00%26.32%0.00%0.00%15.79%5.26%57.89%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Shortness of breath0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Biliary cirrhosis primary (2 people, 10.53%)
  2. Staphylococcal bacteraemia (2 people, 10.53%)
  3. Nausea (1 people, 5.26%)
  4. Localised oedema (1 people, 5.26%)
  5. Vasculitis (1 people, 5.26%)
  6. Thrombocytopenia (1 people, 5.26%)
  7. Systemic lupus erythematosus (1 people, 5.26%)
  8. Osteomyelitis (1 people, 5.26%)
  9. Prophylaxis (1 people, 5.26%)
  10. Epilepsy (1 people, 5.26%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Prednisone (7 people, 36.84%)
  2. Azathioprine (6 people, 31.58%)
  3. Imuran (6 people, 31.58%)
  4. Lasix (5 people, 26.32%)
  5. Accutane (3 people, 15.79%)
  6. Demerol (3 people, 15.79%)
  7. Tegretol (3 people, 15.79%)
  8. Asacol (3 people, 15.79%)
  9. Cipro (3 people, 15.79%)
  10. Fosamax (3 people, 15.79%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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