Pulmicort and Pneumonia - from FDA reports
Pneumonia is found among people who take Pulmicort, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Asthma. This review analyzes which people have Pneumonia with Pulmicort. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,916 people who have side effects when taking Pulmicort from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 02, 2017
17,916 people reported to have side effects when taking Pulmicort.
Among them, 821 people (4.58%) have Pneumonia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Pulmicort when people have Pneumonia *:
- < 1 month: 56.76 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.51 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.81 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.41 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.41 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pneumonia when taking Pulmicort *:
- female: 62.53 %
- male: 37.47 %
Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Pulmicort *:
- 0-1: 3.09 %
- 2-9: 10.65 %
- 10-19: 1.39 %
- 20-29: 2.01 %
- 30-39: 4.32 %
- 40-49: 8.8 %
- 50-59: 16.67 %
- 60+: 53.09 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Asthma (196 people, 23.87%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (106 people, 12.91%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (53 people, 6.46%)
- Depression (46 people, 5.60%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (41 people, 4.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Albuterol (150 people, 18.27%)
- Spiriva (145 people, 17.66%)
- Prednisone (119 people, 14.49%)
- Singulair (113 people, 13.76%)
- Nexium (113 people, 13.76%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (183 people, 22.29%)
- Bronchitis (134 people, 16.32%)
- Asthma (115 people, 14.01%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (109 people, 13.28%)
- Fatigue (101 people, 12.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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