Review: could Neulasta cause Shortness of breath?
We study 9,066 people who have side effects while taking Neulasta from FDA and social media. Among them, 747 have Shortness of breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more.
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Neulasta (latest outcomes from 9,100 users) has active ingredients of pegfilgrastim. It is often used in agranulocytosis.
Shortness of breath
Shortness of breath (latest reports from 1,343,242 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 9,066 people reported to have side effects when taking Neulasta. Among them, 747 people (8.24%) have Shortness Of Breath. They amount to 0.06% of all the 1,335,036 people who have Shortness Of Breath on eHealthMe.
Time on Neulasta 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||71.66%||27.27%||0.00%||1.07%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Neulasta * :
|Shortness of breath||70.44%||29.56% |
Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Neulasta * :
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.78%||7.79%||20.00%||22.12%||45.31% |
Severity of Shortness of breath when taking Neulasta ** :
How people recovered from Shortness of breath ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chemotherapy (316 people, 42.30%)
- Breast cancer (109 people, 14.59%)
- Pain (44 people, 5.89%)
- Neutropenia (38 people, 5.09%)
- Nausea (33 people, 4.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cyclophosphamide (191 people, 25.57%)
- Dexamethasone (179 people, 23.96%)
- Taxotere (157 people, 21.02%)
- Zometa (140 people, 18.74%)
- Doxorubicin hcl (126 people, 16.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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This all started about 5 weeks ago after I took Aleve for 4 days. In the past I took Aleve and had this for a few days, but not as severe. I didn't take Aleve for years, and then I took it again and this started. The only thing that really seems to help is my Klonopin.
From this study (1 week ago):
I keep having an allergic reaction while ONLY in my apartment. I've had these symptoms with (worsening over time) since moving in. I would like to know if I have a possible mold allergy because my place is very old and has no ventilation.
My symptoms such as the swelling, edema, throat tightness, and trouble breathing all go away within forty minutes of leaving my apartment and return within thirty minutes of being home. I also have greater mental clarity while away from home. I would like to pinpoint what is making me react. I own two cats, but I have never reacted to them before.
My symptoms with the swelling also worsen upon eating soy sauce, cheese, or when I add salt, which has never been an issue until the recent weeks, about the time my throat started mildly closing. Soy sauce made my ankles triple in size for three days, as well as my calves and feet. I couldn't bend my toes or fit my shoes and I had difficulty breathing and strange tingling in my calves and ankles. I have never even mildly swollen from any foods in my life.
I have only tried Zyrtec and Claritin. Zyrtec keeps away all the swelling, but Claritin doesn't. Claritin did help me with my dog allergy, but it is not with whatever is going on in my apartment.
kathym on Jun, 23, 2014:
Probably either toxic mold or pesticides you should move. Wish it was better news. I've had MCS for 17 yrs and if you don't do something about your situation you may have permanent damage to your immune system.
From this study (1 week ago):
During exertion, experience shortness of breath and burning in leg muscles. Observed low heart rate.
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