Pulmicort and Pneumonia - from FDA reports


Summary

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 Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Pneumonia with Pulmicort. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19,267 people who have side effects when taking Pulmicort from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 22, 2017

19,267 people reported to have side effects when taking Pulmicort.
Among them, 984 people (5.11%) have Pneumonia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Pulmicort cause Pneumonia?

Time on Pulmicort when people have Pneumonia *:

  • < 1 month: 51.22 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 19.51 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.2 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.88 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.32 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.88 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Pneumonia when taking Pulmicort *:

  • female: 60.86 %
  • male: 39.14 %

Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Pulmicort *:

  • 0-1: 3.54 %
  • 2-9: 9.47 %
  • 10-19: 2.02 %
  • 20-29: 2.9 %
  • 30-39: 3.91 %
  • 40-49: 8.84 %
  • 50-59: 16.79 %
  • 60+: 52.53 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (56 people, 5.69%)
  • Depression (52 people, 5.28%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (46 people, 4.67%)
  • High Blood Pressure (45 people, 4.57%)
  • Pain (44 people, 4.47%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Albuterol (165 people, 16.77%)
  • Spiriva (154 people, 15.65%)
  • Singulair (146 people, 14.84%)
  • Prednisone (135 people, 13.72%)
  • Ventolin (126 people, 12.80%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (207 people, 21.04%)
  • Fatigue (118 people, 11.99%)
  • Nausea (117 people, 11.89%)
  • Pain (113 people, 11.48%)
  • Malaise (108 people, 10.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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