Review: could Lisinopril cause Shortness of breath?
We study 93,435 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 5,756 have Shortness of breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more.
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Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,888 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Shortness of breath
Shortness of breath (latest reports from 1,342,600 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 93,420 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 5,756 people (6.16%) have Shortness Of Breath. They amount to 0.43% of all the 1,334,914 people who have Shortness Of Breath on eHealthMe.
Time on Lisinopril 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||24.78%||26.53%||11.95%||10.50%||15.74%||7.58%||2.92% |
Gender of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Lisinopril * :
|Shortness of breath||51.66%||48.34% |
Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Lisinopril * :
|Shortness of breath||0.06%||0.06%||0.32%||0.91%||3.71%||10.12%||23.19%||61.63% |
Severity of Shortness of breath when taking Lisinopril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Shortness of breath||6.35%||60.32%||26.98%||6.35% |
How people recovered from Shortness of breath ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Shortness of breath||2.78%||5.56%||91.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (1,199 people, 20.83%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (349 people, 6.06%)
- Pain (291 people, 5.06%)
- Depression (255 people, 4.43%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (244 people, 4.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (1,835 people, 31.88%)
- Lasix (927 people, 16.10%)
- Furosemide (853 people, 14.82%)
- Simvastatin (722 people, 12.54%)
- Lipitor (705 people, 12.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (6 days ago):
During exertion, experience shortness of breath and burning in leg muscles. Observed low heart rate.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
The shortness of breath is happening once every week and a half or so. I've gone to the hospital emergency room twice as sometimes it continues for a couple of days and it interrupts my sleep. All the doctors keep saying that it's a panic attack, but my pulse is normal as well as my blood pressure. I"m a teacher off on summer break. I am completely relaxed, but am having trouble catching my breath right now.
From this study (3 months ago):
i am taking these medicines for proteinurea but since last 1-2 weeks i'm having trouble breathing sometimes.
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