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Review: could Advair diskus 100/50 cause Anaphylaxis?

Summary: Anaphylaxis could be caused by Advair diskus 100/50, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Singulair, and have Asthma.

We study 39,301 people who have side effects while taking Advair diskus 100/50 from FDA and social media. Among them, 371 have Anaphylaxis. Find out below who they are, when they have Anaphylaxis and more.

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Advair diskus 100/50

Advair diskus 100/50 (latest outcomes from 39,509 users) has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate. It is often used in asthma.

Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death) (latest reports from 107,180 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, asthma, high blood pressure, premedication, pain.

On Apr, 6, 2014: 39,288 people reported to have side effects when taking Advair diskus 100/50. Among them, 371 people (0.94%) have Anaphylaxis. They amount to 0.35% of all the 106,885 people who have Anaphylaxis on eHealthMe.

Trend of Anaphylaxis in Advair diskus 100/50 reports

Time on Advair diskus 100/50 when people have Anaphylaxis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Anaphylaxis72.22%11.11%0.00%0.00%16.67%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Advair diskus 100/50 * :

FemaleMale
Anaphylaxis77.66%22.34%

Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Advair diskus 100/50 * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Anaphylaxis0.00%1.37%8.93%7.22%12.71%18.90%25.77%25.09%

Severity of Anaphylaxis when taking Advair diskus 100/50 ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Anaphylaxis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Asthma (187 people, 50.40%)
  2. Hypersensitivity (30 people, 8.09%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (25 people, 6.74%)
  4. Hypertension (24 people, 6.47%)
  5. Prophylaxis (23 people, 6.20%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Singulair (145 people, 39.08%)
  2. Xolair (145 people, 39.08%)
  3. Albuterol (130 people, 35.04%)
  4. Spiriva (68 people, 18.33%)
  5. Zyrtec (58 people, 15.63%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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