Lisinopril and Shortness of breath - from FDA reports
Shortness of breath is found among people who take Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 160,676 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA. Among them, 9,309 have Shortness of breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more.
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Lisinopril has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lisinopril 171,084 users)
Shortness Of Breath
Shortness of breath has been reported by people with high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, primary pulmonary hypertension, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 284,000 Shortness of breath patients).
On Feb, 19, 2017
160,676 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril.
Among them, 9,309 people (5.79%) have Shortness Of Breath
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lisinopril when people have Shortness Of Breath *:
- < 1 month: 25.52 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.35 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.53 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.51 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.85 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.35 %
- 10+ years: 7.89 %
Gender of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Lisinopril *:
- female: 53.1 %
- male: 46.9 %
Age of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Lisinopril *:
- 0-1: 0.05 %
- 2-9: 0.05 %
- 10-19: 0.37 %
- 20-29: 1.0 %
- 30-39: 3.29 %
- 40-49: 9.67 %
- 50-59: 22.54 %
- 60+: 63.03 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (2,163 people, 23.24%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (941 people, 10.11%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (772 people, 8.29%)
- Pain (519 people, 5.58%)
- Asthma (483 people, 5.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (1,656 people, 17.79%)
- Lasix (1,250 people, 13.43%)
- Spiriva (987 people, 10.60%)
- Furosemide (928 people, 9.97%)
- Lipitor (892 people, 9.58%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (1,854 people, 19.92%)
- Fatigue (1,645 people, 17.67%)
- Weakness (1,530 people, 16.44%)
- Nausea (1,424 people, 15.30%)
- Dizziness (1,349 people, 14.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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