Review: could Intuniv cause Shortness of breath?
Summary: Shortness of breath could be caused by Intuniv, especially for people who are male, 2-9 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Vyvanse, and have Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
We study 625 people who have side effects while taking Intuniv from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Shortness of breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 625 people reported to have side effects when taking Intuniv. Among them, 5 people (0.80%) have Shortness Of Breath. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,342,493 people who have Shortness Of Breath on eHealthMe.
Time on Intuniv when people have Shortness of breath * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Intuniv * :
|Shortness of breath||20.00%||80.00% |
Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Intuniv * :
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||40.00%||40.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00% |
Severity of Shortness of breath when taking Intuniv ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Shortness of breath ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (2 people, 40.00%)
- Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vyvanse (2 people, 40.00%)
- Abilify (1 people, 20.00%)
- Zoloft (1 people, 20.00%)
- Lamotrigine (1 people, 20.00%)
- Amantadine hcl (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (6 months ago):
I had a infed infusion three weeks ago.48 hours later I developed shortness of breath it got so unbearable I went to the er they kept me over night and ran test but found nothing wrong .im still having the shortness of breat and thinking its the guanfacine.
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