Folic acid and Upper respiratory tract infection - from FDA reports
Upper respiratory tract infection 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 Depression. This review analyzes which people have Upper respiratory tract infection 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 Aug, 24, 2017
103,933 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid.
Among them, 1,071 people (1.03%) have Upper respiratory tract infection
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Folic acid when people have Upper respiratory tract infection *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 44.44 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.56 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.56 %
- 5 - 10 years: 44.44 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Folic acid *:
- female: 71.7 %
- male: 28.3 %
Age of people who have Upper respiratory tract infection when taking Folic acid *:
- 0-1: 0.46 %
- 2-9: 1.74 %
- 10-19: 1.62 %
- 20-29: 2.2 %
- 30-39: 6.96 %
- 40-49: 16.82 %
- 50-59: 29.23 %
- 60+: 40.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (68 people, 6.35%)
- Depression (68 people, 6.35%)
- Pain (66 people, 6.16%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (47 people, 4.39%)
- Vitamin Supplementation (43 people, 4.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (535 people, 49.95%)
- Enbrel (385 people, 35.95%)
- Prednisone (286 people, 26.70%)
- Humira (177 people, 16.53%)
- Zometa (99 people, 9.24%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cough (190 people, 17.74%)
- Fatigue (159 people, 14.85%)
- Pain (144 people, 13.45%)
- Stress And Anxiety (135 people, 12.61%)
- Chest Pain (131 people, 12.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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