Review: could Baclofen cause Pneumonia aspiration?
We study 20,329 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 221 have Pneumonia aspiration. Find out below who they are, when they have Pneumonia aspiration 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.
Pneumonia aspiration (bronchopneumonia that develops due to the entrance of foreign materials into the bronchial tree) (latest reports from 53,265 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, depression, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 20,327 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen. Among them, 221 people (1.09%) have Pneumonia Aspiration. They amount to 0.41% of all the 53,254 people who have Pneumonia Aspiration on eHealthMe.
Time on Baclofen when people have Pneumonia aspiration * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Pneumonia aspiration||35.29%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||17.65%||47.06%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Pneumonia aspiration when taking Baclofen * :
|Pneumonia aspiration||52.30%||47.70% |
Age of people who have Pneumonia aspiration when taking Baclofen * :
|Pneumonia aspiration||0.46%||2.31%||2.31%||7.87%||6.94%||18.98%||22.69%||38.43% |
Severity of Pneumonia aspiration when taking Baclofen ** :
How people recovered from Pneumonia aspiration ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (85 people, 38.46%)
- Muscle spasticity (38 people, 17.19%)
- Depression (35 people, 15.84%)
- Pain (31 people, 14.03%)
- Muscle spasms (25 people, 11.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tysabri (48 people, 21.72%)
- Avonex (34 people, 15.38%)
- Neurontin (28 people, 12.67%)
- Vitamin d (24 people, 10.86%)
- Provigil (23 people, 10.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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