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 41,245 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 has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 42,900 Singulair users)
Postnasal drip (discharge from nose) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, asthma. (latest reports from 1,923 Postnasal drip patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 41,239 people reported to have side effects when taking Singulair. Among them, 35 people (0.08%) have Postnasal Drip.
Time on Singulair when people have Postnasal drip * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Postnasal drip||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00% |
Gender of people who have Postnasal drip when taking Singulair * :
|Postnasal drip||90.00%||10.00% |
Age of people who have Postnasal drip when taking Singulair * :
|Postnasal drip||0.00%||8.82%||17.65%||2.94%||0.00%||8.82%||17.65%||44.12% |
Severity of Postnasal drip when taking Singulair ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Postnasal drip||0.00%||75.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Postnasal drip ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Postnasal drip||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asthma (13 people, 37.14%)
- Upper respiratory tract infection (3 people, 8.57%)
- Multiple allergies (2 people, 5.71%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2 people, 5.71%)
- Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyrtec (12 people, 34.29%)
- Nasonex (11 people, 31.43%)
- Albuterol (11 people, 31.43%)
- Proventil (7 people, 20.00%)
- Rhinocort (6 people, 17.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
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- A study of side effects of Glimepiride for a 69-year old man with Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent. The patient has Runny Nose (discharge from nose)
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