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Review: could Baclofen cause Difficulty breathing (Breathing difficulty)?

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 20,394 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 846 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 spasms. (latest outcomes from 21,208 Baclofen users)

Difficulty breathing

Difficulty breathing has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest reports from 165,443 Difficulty breathing patients)

On Mar, 3, 2015: 20,394 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen. Among them, 846 people (4.15%) have Difficulty Breathing.

Trend of Difficulty breathing in Baclofen reports

Time on Baclofen when people have Difficulty breathing * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Difficulty breathing62.50%25.00%12.50%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Difficulty breathing66.29%33.71%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Difficulty breathing0.00%0.38%1.63%4.89%11.40%30.33%29.45%21.93%

Severity of Difficulty breathing when taking Baclofen ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Difficulty breathing0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Difficulty breathing ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Difficulty breathing0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple sclerosis (308 people, 36.41%)
  2. Pain (134 people, 15.84%)
  3. Muscle spasms (67 people, 7.92%)
  4. Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (49 people, 5.79%)
  5. Muscle spasticity (43 people, 5.08%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (201 people, 23.76%)
  2. Gabapentin (144 people, 17.02%)
  3. Aspirin (134 people, 15.84%)
  4. Oxycontin (125 people, 14.78%)
  5. Ambien (117 people, 13.83%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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