Review: could Copd cause Lightheadedness?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 30,270 people who have Copd. Among them, 861 experience Lightheadedness (Dizziness). See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Copd (latest reports from 200,785 patients) is typically treated by Spiriva, Symbicort, Advair Diskus 250/50, Albuterol Sulfate, Prednisone, Albuterol.
Lightheadedness (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness and/or feeling that one may be about to faint) (latest reports from 1,270,389 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Feb, 18, 2014: 30,250 people who have copd are studied. Among them, 807 (2.67%) have Lightheadedness.
Gender of people who have copd and experienced Lightheadedness * :
Age of people who have copd and experienced Lightheadedness * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (283 people, 35.07%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (115 people, 14.25%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (106 people, 13.14%)
- Pain (99 people, 12.27%)
- Anxiety (71 people, 8.80%)
- Cardiac disorder (71 people, 8.80%)
- Asthma (70 people, 8.67%)
- Osteoporosis (63 people, 7.81%)
- Depression (58 people, 7.19%)
- Atrial fibrillation (56 people, 6.94%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Spiriva (595 people, 73.73%)
- Albuterol (259 people, 32.09%)
- Aspirin (203 people, 25.15%)
- Combivent (136 people, 16.85%)
- Lisinopril (130 people, 16.11%)
- Symbicort (100 people, 12.39%)
- Lasix (89 people, 11.03%)
- Prednisone (81 people, 10.04%)
- Nexium (80 people, 9.91%)
- Furosemide (65 people, 8.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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