Would you have Lightheadedness when you have Copd?


Lightheadedness is found among people with Copd, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Spiriva and have Hypertension. We study 1,836 people who have Lightheadedness and Copd from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Copd (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) can be treated by Spiriva, Symbicort, Advair diskus 250/50, Prednisone, Albuterol sulfate (latest reports from 99,842 Copd patients)


Lightheadedness (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness and/or feeling that one may be about to faint) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 271,564 Lightheadedness patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

1,836 people who have Copd and Lightheadedness are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Lightheadedness when you have Copd?

Gender of people who have Copd and experience Lightheadedness *:

  • female: 60.96 %
  • male: 39.04 %

Age of people who have Copd and experience Lightheadedness *:

  • 0-1: 0.07 %
  • 2-9: 0.14 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.35 %
  • 30-39: 1.11 %
  • 40-49: 3.27 %
  • 50-59: 15.36 %
  • 60+: 79.71 %

Severity of Lightheadedness *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 75 %
  • severe: 25 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (334 people, 18.19%)
  • Asthma (143 people, 7.79%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (137 people, 7.46%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (131 people, 7.14%)
  • Anxiety (124 people, 6.75%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Spiriva (757 people, 41.23%)
  • Symbicort (214 people, 11.66%)
  • Advair Diskus 100/50 (179 people, 9.75%)
  • Combivent (178 people, 9.69%)
  • Albuterol (165 people, 8.99%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Dyspnoea (459 people, 25.00%)
  • Nausea (281 people, 15.31%)
  • Headache (263 people, 14.32%)
  • Asthenia (208 people, 11.33%)
  • Fatigue (175 people, 9.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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