Review: could Baclofen cause Difficulty breathing?
We study 20,329 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 (latest outcomes from 21,141 users) has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms.
Difficulty breathing (latest reports from 1,348,059 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 20,327 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen. Among them, 846 people (4.16%) have Difficulty Breathing. They amount to 0.06% of all the 1,342,531 people who have Difficulty Breathing on eHealthMe.
Time on Baclofen when people have Difficulty breathing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Difficulty breathing||62.50%||25.00%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Difficulty breathing when taking Baclofen * :
|Difficulty breathing||66.29%||33.71% |
Age of people who have Difficulty breathing when taking Baclofen * :
|Difficulty breathing||0.00%||0.38%||1.63%||4.89%||11.40%||30.33%||29.45%||21.93% |
Severity of Difficulty breathing when taking Baclofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Difficulty breathing||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Difficulty breathing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Difficulty breathing||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (308 people, 36.41%)
- Pain (134 people, 15.84%)
- Muscle spasms (67 people, 7.92%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (49 people, 5.79%)
- Muscle spasticity (43 people, 5.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (201 people, 23.76%)
- Gabapentin (144 people, 17.02%)
- Aspirin (134 people, 15.84%)
- Oxycontin (125 people, 14.78%)
- Ambien (117 people, 13.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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