Lortab and Sudden death - from FDA reports
Sudden death is found among people who take Lortab, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Sudden death with Lortab. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 21,541 people who have side effects when taking Lortab from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 11, 2017
21,541 people reported to have side effects when taking Lortab.
Among them, 664 people (3.08%) have Sudden Death
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lortab when people have Sudden Death *:
- < 1 month: 35.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.43 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.14 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 28.57 %
Gender of people who have Sudden Death when taking Lortab *:
- female: 47.53 %
- male: 52.47 %
Age of people who have Sudden Death when taking Lortab *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.59 %
- 10-19: 0.2 %
- 20-29: 3.71 %
- 30-39: 3.32 %
- 40-49: 17.19 %
- 50-59: 20.9 %
- 60+: 54.1 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (112 people, 16.87%)
- Multiple Myeloma (73 people, 10.99%)
- Lung Neoplasm Malignant (30 people, 4.52%)
- Stress And Anxiety (29 people, 4.37%)
- Breast Cancer (28 people, 4.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (142 people, 21.39%)
- Zometa (131 people, 19.73%)
- Ambien (103 people, 15.51%)
- Aspirin (95 people, 14.31%)
- Prilosec (92 people, 13.86%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (179 people, 26.96%)
- Stress And Anxiety (154 people, 23.19%)
- Fatigue (141 people, 21.23%)
- Nausea (132 people, 19.88%)
- Breathing Difficulty (114 people, 17.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Sudden death when taking Lortab?
Lortab has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Lortab 23,237 users)
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