Review: could The flu cause Swollen tongue?
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 7, 2013)
Severity ratings: 1.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 7,156 people who have The flu. Among them, 15 experience Swollen tongue. 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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The flu (latest reports from 94,259 patients) is typically treated by Tamiflu, Ibuprofen, Amoxicillin, Tylenol, Acetaminophen, Nyquil.
Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue) (latest reports from 61,176 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, depression, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Feb, 9, 2014: 7,151 people who have the flu are studied. Among them, 15 (0.21%) have Swollen Tongue.
Gender of people who have the flu and experienced Swollen tongue * :
|Swollen tongue||46.67%||53.33% |
Age of people who have the flu and experienced Swollen tongue * :
|Swollen tongue||0.00%||20.00%||13.33%||13.33%||6.67%||13.33%||26.67%||6.67% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swollen tongue||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Nasopharyngitis (2 people, 13.33%)
- Myocardial infarction (1 people, 6.67%)
- Cough (1 people, 6.67%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 6.67%)
- Headache - mixed tension migraine (1 people, 6.67%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Tamiflu (4 people, 26.67%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 13.33%)
- Clopidogrel (2 people, 13.33%)
- Ibuprofen (2 people, 13.33%)
- Children's motrin (2 people, 13.33%)
- Ibuprofen and diphenhydramine (2 people, 13.33%)
- Clonidine (1 people, 6.67%)
- Rifampin (1 people, 6.67%)
- Methylprednisolone (1 people, 6.67%)
- Prednisolone (1 people, 6.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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