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Review: could Lexapro cause Cough?

Summary: Cough is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.

We study 35,681 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA and social media. Among them, 745 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.

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Lexapro

Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,382 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.

Trend of lexapro reports

Cough

Cough (latest reports from 489,251 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.

Trend of Cough reports

On Nov, 12, 2014: 35,681 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro. Among them, 745 people (2.09%) have Cough.

Trend of Cough in Lexapro reports

Time on Lexapro when people have Cough * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cough28.26%19.57%10.87%4.35%19.57%0.00%17.39%

Age of people who have Cough when taking Lexapro * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cough0.00%0.29%2.35%0.73%6.75%19.53%36.27%34.07%

Severity of Cough when taking Lexapro ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cough22.22%33.33%33.33%11.11%

How people recovered from Cough ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Cough0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (211 people, 28.32%)
  2. Hypertension (77 people, 10.34%)
  3. Sleep disorder (69 people, 9.26%)
  4. Anxiety (58 people, 7.79%)
  5. Pain (44 people, 5.91%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (200 people, 26.85%)
  2. Zometa (197 people, 26.44%)
  3. Nexium (139 people, 18.66%)
  4. Vicodin (136 people, 18.26%)
  5. Ativan (134 people, 17.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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