Lantus and Pneumonia - from FDA reports
Pneumonia is found among people who take Lantus, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Humalog, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Pneumonia with Lantus. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 103,252 people who have side effects when taking Lantus from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 23, 2017
103,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Lantus.
Among them, 2,511 people (2.43%) have Pneumonia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lantus when people have Pneumonia *:
- < 1 month: 22.45 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.08 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.16 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.16 %
- 10+ years: 7.14 %
Gender of people who have Pneumonia when taking Lantus *:
- female: 51.81 %
- male: 48.19 %
Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Lantus *:
- 0-1: 0.25 %
- 2-9: 0.15 %
- 10-19: 0.55 %
- 20-29: 1.21 %
- 30-39: 1.66 %
- 40-49: 7.79 %
- 50-59: 20.31 %
- 60+: 68.07 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (530 people, 21.11%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (455 people, 18.12%)
- High Blood Pressure (227 people, 9.04%)
- Multiple Myeloma (184 people, 7.33%)
- Pain (139 people, 5.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Humalog (496 people, 19.75%)
- Novolog (407 people, 16.21%)
- Lasix (397 people, 15.81%)
- Aspirin (384 people, 15.29%)
- Lisinopril (254 people, 10.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (417 people, 16.61%)
- Blood Glucose Increased (336 people, 13.38%)
- Pain (291 people, 11.59%)
- Nausea (279 people, 11.11%)
- Weakness (266 people, 10.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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