Ramipril and Shortness of breath - from FDA reports
Shortness of breath is found among people who take Ramipril, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Shortness of breath with Ramipril. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 55,129 people who have side effects when taking Ramipril from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 23, 2017
55,129 people reported to have side effects when taking Ramipril.
Among them, 2,907 people (5.27%) have Shortness Of Breath
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ramipril when people have Shortness Of Breath *:
- < 1 month: 43.34 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.89 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.84 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.81 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.67 %
- 10+ years: 2.17 %
Gender of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Ramipril *:
- female: 45.34 %
- male: 54.66 %
Age of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Ramipril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.08 %
- 10-19: 0.04 %
- 20-29: 0.9 %
- 30-39: 2.09 %
- 40-49: 6.31 %
- 50-59: 16.59 %
- 60+: 73.99 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (711 people, 24.46%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (193 people, 6.64%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (180 people, 6.19%)
- Diabetes (156 people, 5.37%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (148 people, 5.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (435 people, 14.96%)
- Furosemide (362 people, 12.45%)
- Simvastatin (333 people, 11.46%)
- Amlodipine (267 people, 9.18%)
- Omeprazole (223 people, 7.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (462 people, 15.89%)
- Chest Pain (403 people, 13.86%)
- Cough (376 people, 12.93%)
- Weakness (325 people, 11.18%)
- Nausea (269 people, 9.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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