Review: could Baclofen cause Difficulty Breathing?


Summary

Difficulty breathing is found among people who take Baclofen, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 25,569 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 998 have Difficulty breathing. Find out below who they are, when they have Difficulty breathing and more.

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Baclofen

Baclofen has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasticity. (latest outcomes from Baclofen 28,487 users)

Difficulty Breathing

Difficulty breathing has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, erythema multiforme, swallowing difficulty, rashes, back pain (latest reports from 201,658 Difficulty breathing patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

25,569 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen.
Among them, 998 people (3.9%) have Difficulty Breathing


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Baclofen cause Difficulty breathing?

Time on Baclofen when people have Difficulty Breathing *:

  • < 1 month: 57.14 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.57 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.57 %
  • 10+ years: 3.57 %

Gender of people who have Difficulty Breathing when taking Baclofen *:

  • female: 67.11 %
  • male: 32.89 %

Age of people who have Difficulty Breathing when taking Baclofen *:

  • 0-1: 0.12 %
  • 2-9: 0.46 %
  • 10-19: 1.73 %
  • 20-29: 4.73 %
  • 30-39: 10.96 %
  • 40-49: 29.07 %
  • 50-59: 28.14 %
  • 60+: 24.8 %

Severity if Difficulty Breathing when taking Baclofen **:

  • least: 20 %
  • moderate: 60 %
  • severe: 20 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Difficulty Breathing **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (351 people)
  • Pain (151 people)
  • Muscle Spasms (90 people)
  • Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (59 people)
  • Anxiety (55 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Neurontin (208 people)
  • Gabapentin (161 people)
  • Oxycontin (133 people)
  • Ambien (133 people)
  • Aspirin (124 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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