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Review: could Fluoxetine cause Pulmonary fibrosis (Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis)?

We study 26,408 people who have side effects while taking Fluoxetine from FDA and social media. Among them, 84 have Pulmonary fibrosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Pulmonary fibrosis and more.

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Fluoxetine

Fluoxetine (latest outcomes from 28,105 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Pulmonary fibrosis

Pulmonary fibrosis (formation or development of excess fibrous connective tissue (fibrosis) in the lungs) (latest reports from 60,546 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Oct, 31, 2014: 26,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluoxetine. Among them, 84 people (0.32%) have Pulmonary Fibrosis.

Trend of Pulmonary fibrosis in Fluoxetine reports

Time on Fluoxetine when people have Pulmonary fibrosis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Pulmonary fibrosis5.56%0.00%5.56%0.00%88.89%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Pulmonary fibrosis when taking Fluoxetine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Pulmonary fibrosis0.00%0.00%0.00%1.39%1.39%9.72%23.61%63.89%

Severity of Pulmonary fibrosis when taking Fluoxetine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Pulmonary fibrosis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (32 people, 38.10%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (10 people, 11.90%)
  3. Seronegative arthritis (9 people, 10.71%)
  4. Neoplasm malignant (9 people, 10.71%)
  5. Anaemia (6 people, 7.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Folic acid (24 people, 28.57%)
  2. Warfarin sodium (17 people, 20.24%)
  3. Digoxin (17 people, 20.24%)
  4. Methotrexate (14 people, 16.67%)
  5. Ramipril (13 people, 15.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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