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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.

Trend of Shortness of breath in Intuniv reports

Time on Intuniv when people have Shortness of breath * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Shortness of breath0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Intuniv * :

FemaleMale
Shortness of breath20.00%80.00%

Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Intuniv * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Shortness of breath0.00%40.00%40.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%

Severity of Shortness of breath when taking Intuniv ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Shortness of breath0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Shortness of breath ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (2 people, 40.00%)
  2. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (1 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vyvanse (2 people, 40.00%)
  2. Abilify (1 people, 20.00%)
  3. Zoloft (1 people, 20.00%)
  4. Lamotrigine (1 people, 20.00%)
  5. 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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