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Review: could Singulair cause Postnasal drip (Nasal discharge)?





Summary: Postnasal drip is found among people who take Singulair, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Zyrtec, and have Asthma.

We study 41,207 people who have side effects while taking Singulair from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Postnasal drip. Find out below who they are, when they have Postnasal drip and more.

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Singulair

Singulair has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma. (view latest outcomes from 42,864 users)

Postnasal drip

Postnasal Drip (discharge from nose) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, asthma.(latest reports from Postnasal Drip 1,611 patients)

On Dec, 1, 2014: 41,207 people reported to have side effects when taking Singulair. Among them, 35 people (0.08%) have Postnasal Drip.

Trend of Postnasal drip in Singulair reports

Time on Singulair when people have Postnasal drip * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Postnasal drip0.00%0.00%25.00%25.00%25.00%0.00%25.00%

Gender of people who have Postnasal drip when taking Singulair * :

FemaleMale
Postnasal drip90.00%10.00%

Age of people who have Postnasal drip when taking Singulair * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Postnasal drip0.00%8.82%17.65%2.94%0.00%8.82%17.65%44.12%

Severity of Postnasal drip when taking Singulair ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Postnasal drip0.00%75.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Postnasal drip ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Postnasal drip0.00%50.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Asthma (13 people, 37.14%)
  2. Upper respiratory tract infection (3 people, 8.57%)
  3. Multiple allergies (2 people, 5.71%)
  4. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2 people, 5.71%)
  5. Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 5.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zyrtec (12 people, 34.29%)
  2. Nasonex (11 people, 31.43%)
  3. Albuterol (11 people, 31.43%)
  4. Proventil (7 people, 20.00%)
  5. Rhinocort (6 people, 17.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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