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 6 - 12 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Difficulty breathing with Folic acid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 103,933 people who have side effects when taking Folic acid from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
103,933 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid.
Among them, 4,713 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: 31.13 %
- 6 - 12 months: 31.13 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.72 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.49 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.55 %
- 10+ years: 0.94 %
Gender of people who have Difficulty breathing when taking Folic acid *:
- female: 61.75 %
- male: 38.25 %
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: 13.78 %
- 50-59: 21.1 %
- 60+: 53.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (426 people, 9.04%)
- Pain (403 people, 8.55%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (258 people, 5.47%)
- Depression (211 people, 4.48%)
- Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (208 people, 4.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (1,454 people, 30.85%)
- Prednisone (903 people, 19.16%)
- Aspirin (798 people, 16.93%)
- Humira (763 people, 16.19%)
- Lasix (570 people, 12.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (1,079 people, 22.89%)
- Fatigue (894 people, 18.97%)
- Weakness (794 people, 16.85%)
- Nausea (714 people, 15.15%)
- Cough (679 people, 14.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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