Review: could Nicotine cause Shortness of breath (Breathing difficulty)?
Summary: Shortness of breath is found among people who take Nicotine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Chantix, and have Quit smoking.
We study 5,666 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 has active ingredients of nicotine. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from 5,797 Nicotine users)
Shortness of breath
Shortness of breath has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest reports from 165,466 Shortness of breath patients)
On Mar, 13, 2015: 5,666 people reported to have side effects when taking Nicotine. Among them, 383 people (6.76%) 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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