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Review: could Nicotine cause Shortness of breath (Breathing difficulty)?
We study 5,657 people who have side effects while taking Nicotine from FDA and social media. Among them, 383 have Shortness of breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more.
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Nicotine (latest outcomes from 5,789 users) has active ingredients of nicotine. It is often used in quit smoking.
Shortness of breath
Shortness of breath (latest reports from 1,338,463 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On Oct, 13, 2014: 5,657 people reported to have side effects when taking Nicotine. Among them, 383 people (6.77%) have Shortness Of Breath.
Time on Nicotine 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||89.60%||8.00%||0.00%||2.40%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Nicotine * :
|Shortness of breath||68.54%||31.46% |
Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Nicotine * :
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||0.00%||2.05%||5.38%||8.72%||18.21%||35.64%||30.00% |
Severity of Shortness of breath when taking Nicotine ** :
How people recovered from Shortness of breath ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (211 people, 55.09%)
- Pain (40 people, 10.44%)
- Hypertension (35 people, 9.14%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (24 people, 6.27%)
- Blood cholesterol (22 people, 5.74%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (65 people, 16.97%)
- Zocor (54 people, 14.10%)
- Albuterol (52 people, 13.58%)
- Aspirin (48 people, 12.53%)
- Simvastatin (46 people, 12.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am 60 yr old lady diagnosed with breast cancer in march 2013 . I had mastectomy, and chemo. I am due my last herceptin which I have been on for a year in 2weeks time . My problem is breathlessness and it is getting worse .i have had heart scans etc but I am beginning to feel very tired and weak I will be glad when it is finished. Also forgot to mention I have Parkinson's disease too and this is definitely getting worse with the herceptin.
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