Revlimid and Shortness of breath - from FDA reports
Shortness of breath is found among people who take Revlimid, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Myelodysplastic syndrome. This review analyzes which people have Shortness of breath with Revlimid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 140,106 people who have side effects when taking Revlimid from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
140,106 people reported to have side effects when taking Revlimid.
Among them, 3,474 people (2.48%) have Shortness of breath
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Revlimid when people have Shortness of breath *:
- < 1 month: 50.61 %
- 1 - 6 months: 36.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.16 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.64 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.54 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Revlimid *:
- female: 46.2 %
- male: 53.8 %
Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Revlimid *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.15 %
- 20-29: 0.35 %
- 30-39: 0.89 %
- 40-49: 3.75 %
- 50-59: 14.19 %
- 60+: 80.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Myelodysplastic Syndrome (307 people, 8.84%)
- High Blood Pressure (111 people, 3.20%)
- Pain (99 people, 2.85%)
- Preventive Health Care (88 people, 2.53%)
- Neoplasm Malignant (55 people, 1.58%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (477 people, 13.73%)
- Dexamethasone (390 people, 11.23%)
- Velcade (362 people, 10.42%)
- Aspirin (331 people, 9.53%)
- Decadron (247 people, 7.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (862 people, 24.81%)
- Weakness (514 people, 14.80%)
- Anaemia (510 people, 14.68%)
- Chest Pain (478 people, 13.76%)
- Thrombocytopenia (470 people, 13.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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