Humira and Shortness of breath - from FDA reports
Shortness of breath is found among people who take Humira, 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 Shortness of breath with Humira. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 372,650 people who have side effects when taking Humira from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 23, 2017
372,650 people reported to have side effects when taking Humira.
Among them, 7,777 people (2.09%) have Shortness Of Breath
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Humira when people have Shortness Of Breath *:
- < 1 month: 26.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.35 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.77 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.53 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.81 %
- 10+ years: 0.36 %
Gender of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Humira *:
- female: 68.07 %
- male: 31.93 %
Age of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Humira *:
- 0-1: 0.05 %
- 2-9: 0.19 %
- 10-19: 1.9 %
- 20-29: 5.68 %
- 30-39: 9.88 %
- 40-49: 16.8 %
- 50-59: 26.9 %
- 60+: 38.59 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (3,525 people, 45.33%)
- Crohn's Disease (1,612 people, 20.73%)
- Psoriasis (947 people, 12.18%)
- High Blood Pressure (877 people, 11.28%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (755 people, 9.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (1,535 people, 19.74%)
- Folic Acid (811 people, 10.43%)
- Prednisone (675 people, 8.68%)
- Enbrel (329 people, 4.23%)
- Omeprazole (327 people, 4.20%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (1,267 people, 16.29%)
- Fatigue (1,102 people, 14.17%)
- Cough (1,101 people, 14.16%)
- Weakness (740 people, 9.52%)
- Fever (736 people, 9.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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