Could Meloxicam cause Asthma - from FDA reports


Summary

Asthma is found among people who take Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 19,278 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA. Among them, 188 have Asthma. Find out below who they are, when they have Asthma and more.

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Meloxicam

Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Meloxicam 21,434 users)

Asthma

Asthma has been reported by people with asthma, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 123,924 Asthma patients).

On Dec, 28, 2016

19,278 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam.
Among them, 188 people (0.98%) have Asthma


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Meloxicam cause Asthma?

Time on Meloxicam when people have Asthma *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 66.67 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Asthma when taking Meloxicam *:

  • female: 87.91 %
  • male: 12.09 %

Age of people who have Asthma when taking Meloxicam *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.38 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.76 %
  • 30-39: 6.9 %
  • 40-49: 14.48 %
  • 50-59: 26.9 %
  • 60+: 47.59 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (28 people, 14.89%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (23 people, 12.23%)
  • Pain (21 people, 11.17%)
  • Metastatic Neoplasm (20 people, 10.64%)
  • Hypersensitivity (17 people, 9.04%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (57 people, 30.32%)
  • Ambien (54 people, 28.72%)
  • Levaquin (50 people, 26.60%)
  • Synthroid (44 people, 23.40%)
  • Fosamax (44 people, 23.40%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (70 people, 37.23%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (68 people, 36.17%)
  • Pain In Extremity (63 people, 33.51%)
  • Spinal Osteoarthritis (60 people, 31.91%)
  • Back Pain (59 people, 31.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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