Folic acid and Difficulty breathing - from FDA reports
Difficulty breathing is found among people who take Folic acid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Difficulty breathing with Folic acid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 103,914 people who have side effects when taking Folic acid from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 23, 2017
103,914 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic Acid.
Among them, 4,710 people (4.53%) have Difficulty Breathing
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Folic Acid when people have Difficulty Breathing *:
- < 1 month: 16.04 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.08 %
- 6 - 12 months: 30.19 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.77 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.49 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.49 %
- 10+ years: 0.94 %
Gender of people who have Difficulty Breathing when taking Folic Acid *:
- female: 61.74 %
- male: 38.26 %
Age of people who have Difficulty Breathing when taking Folic Acid *:
- 0-1: 0.34 %
- 2-9: 0.26 %
- 10-19: 1.62 %
- 20-29: 3.45 %
- 30-39: 5.7 %
- 40-49: 13.79 %
- 50-59: 21.11 %
- 60+: 53.72 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (1,280 people, 27.18%)
- High Blood Pressure (425 people, 9.02%)
- Pain (402 people, 8.54%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (258 people, 5.48%)
- Depression (211 people, 4.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (1,453 people, 30.85%)
- Prednisone (903 people, 19.17%)
- Aspirin (798 people, 16.94%)
- Humira (763 people, 16.20%)
- Lasix (569 people, 12.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (1,079 people, 22.91%)
- Fatigue (894 people, 18.98%)
- Weakness (793 people, 16.84%)
- Nausea (713 people, 15.14%)
- Cough (678 people, 14.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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