Related topic: Morphine, Difficulty breathing
Review: could Morphine cause Difficulty breathing?
Summary: Difficulty breathing could be caused by Morphine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Morphine sulfate, and have Pain.
We study 48,599 people who have side effects while taking Morphine from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,819 have Difficulty breathing. Find out below who they are, when they have Difficulty breathing and more.
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Morphine (latest outcomes from 49,685 users) has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain.
Difficulty breathing (latest reports from 1,327,471 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 48,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Morphine. Among them, 2,818 people (5.80%) have Difficulty Breathing. They amount to 0.21% of all the 1,339,934 people who have Difficulty Breathing on eHealthMe.
Time on Morphine when people have Difficulty breathing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Difficulty breathing||71.85%||15.56%||5.56%||2.59%||3.33%||1.11%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Difficulty breathing when taking Morphine * :
|Difficulty breathing||54.53%||45.47% |
Age of people who have Difficulty breathing when taking Morphine * :
|Difficulty breathing||0.14%||0.42%||1.59%||3.60%||7.92%||16.78%||28.76%||40.78% |
Severity of Difficulty breathing when taking Morphine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Difficulty breathing||0.00%||80.00%||0.00%||20.00% |
How people recovered from Difficulty breathing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Difficulty breathing||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (592 people, 21.01%)
- Multiple myeloma (206 people, 7.31%)
- Metastases to bone (204 people, 7.24%)
- Hypertension (152 people, 5.39%)
- Breast cancer (129 people, 4.58%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Morphine sulfate (1,340 people, 47.55%)
- Zometa (812 people, 28.81%)
- Aspirin (616 people, 21.86%)
- Aredia (613 people, 21.75%)
- Lasix (529 people, 18.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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