Related topic: Alcohol, Respiratory depression
Review: could Alcohol cause Respiratory depression?
Summary: Respiratory depression could be caused by Alcohol, especially for people who are male, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Anxiety.
We study 5,652 people who have side effects while taking Alcohol from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Respiratory depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Respiratory depression and more.
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Alcohol (latest outcomes from 5,708 users) has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Respiratory depression (respiration has a rate below 12 breaths) (latest reports from 22,359 patients) has been reported by people with pain, cancer pain, high blood pressure, depression, back pain.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 5,657 people reported to have side effects when taking Alcohol. Among them, 52 people (0.92%) have Respiratory Depression. They amount to 0.23% of all the 22,297 people who have Respiratory Depression on eHealthMe.
Time on Alcohol when people have Respiratory depression * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Respiratory depression||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Respiratory depression when taking Alcohol * :
|Respiratory depression||33.33%||66.67% |
Age of people who have Respiratory depression when taking Alcohol * :
|Respiratory depression||0.00%||0.00%||10.64%||36.17%||14.89%||29.79%||8.51%||0.00% |
Severity of Respiratory depression when taking Alcohol ** :
How people recovered from Respiratory depression ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (4 people, 7.69%)
- Pain (2 people, 3.85%)
- Agitation (2 people, 3.85%)
- Restless legs syndrome (2 people, 3.85%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 3.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (4 people, 7.69%)
- Zocor (4 people, 7.69%)
- Oxycontin (4 people, 7.69%)
- Tramadol hcl (4 people, 7.69%)
- Benzodiazepine derivatives (3 people, 5.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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