Review: could Lyrica cause Sinus Infection?


Sinus infection is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Fibromyalgia . We study 84,103 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 516 have Sinus infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Sinus infection and more.

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Lyrica has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from Lyrica 82,030 users)

Sinus Infection

Sinus infection has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, weakness, diarrhea, joint pain (latest reports from 41,821 Sinus infection patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

84,103 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 516 people (0.61%) have Sinus Infection

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lyrica cause Sinus infection?

Time on Lyrica when people have Sinus Infection *:

  • < 1 month: 46.43 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.86 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.57 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 17.86 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sinus Infection when taking Lyrica *:

  • female: 74.46 %
  • male: 25.54 %

Age of people who have Sinus Infection when taking Lyrica *:

  • 0-1: 0.26 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.78 %
  • 20-29: 1.3 %
  • 30-39: 8.85 %
  • 40-49: 22.4 %
  • 50-59: 30.21 %
  • 60+: 36.2 %

Severity if Sinus Infection when taking Lyrica **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Sinus Infection **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Fibromyalgia (72 people)
  • Pain (66 people)
  • Osteoporosis (63 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (59 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (42 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (181 people)
  • Aredia (144 people)
  • Ambien (122 people)
  • Prednisone (120 people)
  • Nexium (116 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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