Baclofen and Pneumonia aspiration - from FDA reports
Pneumonia aspiration is found among people who take Baclofen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lyrica, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 42,417 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA. Among them, 364 have Pneumonia aspiration. Find out below who they are, when they have Pneumonia aspiration and more.
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Baclofen has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Baclofen 44,095 users)
Pneumonia aspiration (bronchopneumonia that develops due to the entrance of foreign materials into the bronchial tree) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 13,727 Pneumonia aspiration patients).
On Feb, 05, 2017
42,417 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen.
Among them, 364 people (0.86%) have Pneumonia Aspiration
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Baclofen when people have Pneumonia Aspiration *:
- < 1 month: 58.82 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.88 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 17.65 %
- 5 - 10 years: 17.65 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pneumonia Aspiration when taking Baclofen *:
- female: 57.87 %
- male: 42.13 %
Age of people who have Pneumonia Aspiration when taking Baclofen *:
- 0-1: 0.31 %
- 2-9: 2.49 %
- 10-19: 2.18 %
- 20-29: 7.79 %
- 30-39: 6.85 %
- 40-49: 16.2 %
- 50-59: 19.31 %
- 60+: 44.86 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (102 people, 28.02%)
- Muscle Spasticity (67 people, 18.41%)
- Pain (50 people, 13.74%)
- Depression (32 people, 8.79%)
- Stress And Anxiety (26 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (67 people, 18.41%)
- Cymbalta (60 people, 16.48%)
- Ativan (57 people, 15.66%)
- Tysabri (55 people, 15.11%)
- Zantac (54 people, 14.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Consciousness - Decreased (66 people, 18.13%)
- Drowsiness (62 people, 17.03%)
- Swallowing Difficulty (60 people, 16.48%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (49 people, 13.46%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (47 people, 12.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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