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Review: could Coumadin cause Shortness of breath (Breathing difficulty)?
We study 72,203 people who have side effects while taking Coumadin from FDA and social media. Among them, 5,156 have Shortness of breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more.
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Coumadin (latest outcomes from 75,082 users) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots.
Shortness of breath
Shortness of breath (latest reports from 1,342,605 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On Oct, 25, 2014: 72,203 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin. Among them, 5,156 people (7.14%) have Shortness Of Breath.
Time on Coumadin when people have Shortness of breath * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Shortness of breath||23.62%||38.19%||13.07%||10.55%||7.04%||4.02%||3.52% |
Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Coumadin * :
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||0.00%||0.49%||2.55%||4.82%||9.17%||18.94%||64.04% |
Severity of Shortness of breath when taking Coumadin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Shortness of breath||10.53%||42.11%||31.58%||15.79% |
How people recovered from Shortness of breath ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Shortness of breath||40.00%||0.00%||60.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (704 people, 13.65%)
- Atrial fibrillation (405 people, 7.85%)
- Multiple myeloma (329 people, 6.38%)
- Hypertension (253 people, 4.91%)
- Pain (237 people, 4.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (1,427 people, 27.68%)
- Aspirin (1,157 people, 22.44%)
- Digoxin (937 people, 18.17%)
- Zometa (796 people, 15.44%)
- Tracleer (656 people, 12.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (8 months ago):
S/p coronary stent ~ 2 years ago. Recent onset SOB relieved by discontinuing the cipro and using the symbicort. But the symptoms returned shortly after starting the inhaler and discontinuing the cipro. The pulmonary function test showed non cardiac asthma. The breo does not work as well. Possibly the SOB is due to the cozaar? Lytes and CBC are normal. Non smoker X 35 years though prior was a heavy smoker.
From this study (11 months ago):
Ablation to treat atrial fibrillation resulted in atypical flutter ECG reading. Still awaiting treatment for this after 6 months wait
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