Could Chantix cause Bronchitis - from FDA reports
Bronchitis is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Quit smoking . We study 73,598 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA. Among them, 489 have Bronchitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Bronchitis and more.
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Chantix has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from Chantix 75,514 users)
Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, asthma, high blood pressure (latest reports from 54,049 Bronchitis patients).
On Jan, 08, 2017
73,598 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix.
Among them, 489 people (0.66%) have Bronchitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Chantix when people have Bronchitis *:
- < 1 month: 52.07 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.31 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.31 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.83 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Bronchitis when taking Chantix *:
- female: 73.47 %
- male: 26.53 %
Age of people who have Bronchitis when taking Chantix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.32 %
- 30-39: 4.42 %
- 40-49: 19.24 %
- 50-59: 36.28 %
- 60+: 39.75 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Quit Smoking (281 people, 57.46%)
- Pain (55 people, 11.25%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (46 people, 9.41%)
- High Blood Pressure (45 people, 9.20%)
- Depression (40 people, 8.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Albuterol (103 people, 21.06%)
- Spiriva (89 people, 18.20%)
- Advair Diskus 100/50 (78 people, 15.95%)
- Prilosec (65 people, 13.29%)
- Prednisone (63 people, 12.88%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (170 people, 34.76%)
- Breathing Difficulty (161 people, 32.92%)
- Stress And Anxiety (147 people, 30.06%)
- Fatigue (129 people, 26.38%)
- Pain (120 people, 24.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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