Could Baclofen cause Cough - from FDA reports
Cough is found among people who take Baclofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 42,417 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA. Among them, 600 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.
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Baclofen has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Baclofen 44,077 users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, multiple sclerosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (latest reports from 133,638 Cough patients).
On Jan, 05, 2017
42,417 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen.
Among them, 600 people (1.41%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Baclofen when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 36.36 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.27 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.18 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.09 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.09 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Baclofen *:
- female: 72.76 %
- male: 27.24 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Baclofen *:
- 0-1: 0.19 %
- 2-9: 2.13 %
- 10-19: 1.36 %
- 20-29: 2.13 %
- 30-39: 13.18 %
- 40-49: 21.51 %
- 50-59: 29.84 %
- 60+: 29.65 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (238 people, 39.67%)
- Pain (72 people, 12.00%)
- Depression (48 people, 8.00%)
- Muscle Spasms (44 people, 7.33%)
- Muscle Spasticity (42 people, 7.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (119 people, 19.83%)
- Gilenya (84 people, 14.00%)
- Oxycontin (61 people, 10.17%)
- Cymbalta (61 people, 10.17%)
- Ampyra (59 people, 9.83%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (188 people, 31.33%)
- Fatigue (159 people, 26.50%)
- Weakness (157 people, 26.17%)
- Nausea (127 people, 21.17%)
- Fever (125 people, 20.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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