Review: could Allegra cause Copd?


Summary

Copd is found among people who take Allegra, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Osteoporosis . We study 32,957 people who have side effects while taking Allegra from FDA and social media. Among them, 327 have Copd. Find out below who they are, when they have Copd and more.

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Allegra

Allegra has active ingredients of fexofenadine hydrochloride. It is often used in hypersensitivity. (latest outcomes from Allegra 37,953 users)

Copd

Copd (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, drug ineffective, dry mouth, weakness, pneumonia (latest reports from 95,887 Copd patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

32,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Allegra.
Among them, 327 people (0.99%) have Copd


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Allegra cause Copd?

Time on Allegra when people have Copd *:

  • < 1 month: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Copd when taking Allegra *:

  • female: 66.1 %
  • male: 33.9 %

Age of people who have Copd when taking Allegra *:

  • 0-1: 0.41 %
  • 2-9: 0.41 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.41 %
  • 30-39: 1.65 %
  • 40-49: 5.37 %
  • 50-59: 19.01 %
  • 60+: 72.73 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (61 people, 18.65%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (54 people, 16.51%)
  • Pain (46 people, 14.07%)
  • Hypertension (43 people, 13.15%)
  • Hypersensitivity (36 people, 11.01%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (133 people, 40.67%)
  • Aspirin (109 people, 33.33%)
  • Lasix (101 people, 30.89%)
  • Albuterol (99 people, 30.28%)
  • Zithromax (93 people, 28.44%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dyspnoea (172 people, 52.60%)
  • Pain (132 people, 40.37%)
  • Osteoarthritis (122 people, 37.31%)
  • Dizziness (121 people, 37.00%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (120 people, 36.70%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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