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Related topic: Spiriva, Confusional state

Review: could Spiriva cause Confusional state?

Summary: Confusional state could be caused by Spiriva, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

We study 49,939 people who have side effects while taking Spiriva from FDA and social media. Among them, 484 have Confusional state. Find out below who they are, when they have Confusional state and more.

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Spiriva

Spiriva (latest outcomes from 50,415 users) has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Confusional state

Confusional state (latest reports from 373,022 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 49,939 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva. Among them, 484 people (0.97%) have Confusional State. They amount to 0.13% of all the 370,563 people who have Confusional State on eHealthMe.

Trend of Confusional state in Spiriva reports

Time on Spiriva when people have Confusional state * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Confusional state58.14%18.60%23.26%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Confusional state when taking Spiriva * :

FemaleMale
Confusional state55.70%44.30%

Age of people who have Confusional state when taking Spiriva * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Confusional state0.99%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.25%4.94%15.31%78.52%

Severity of Confusional state when taking Spiriva ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Confusional state0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Confusional state ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (86 people, 17.77%)
  2. Pain (70 people, 14.46%)
  3. Depression (46 people, 9.50%)
  4. Sleep disorder (35 people, 7.23%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (30 people, 6.20%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (129 people, 26.65%)
  2. Albuterol (108 people, 22.31%)
  3. Nexium (81 people, 16.74%)
  4. Ambien (79 people, 16.32%)
  5. Furosemide (76 people, 15.70%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Corinne on Mar, 14, 2013:

    As it turns out I am
    69, female, suffering from COPD.
    With all do respect, I am at a point now where my
    Concerned doctor is trying very hard to control
    my COPD, if that means trying things out of the
    ordinary, all I want to do is breath for two
    full months at a time. All kinds of puffers right
    now, prednasone off and on,and theophylline,apo-theo-la, spiriva, do not qualify yet for oxygen, however a future possability, wear a mask outdoors in the winter, summer is ok. be optomistic, live
    one day at a time (AA philosophy program which works for me) and spread little bits of joy.

    Reply

  • From this study (5 years ago):

  • The addition of morphine and valium to the neurontin taken 6 times a day has caused mental confusion and inability to make sense. Is this the result of a drug interaction?

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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • Dr. switched me from advair and spiriva to tudorza. shouldn't i still stay with advair
    Doc said drop Spiriva AND Advair and start exclusively on Tudorza. Wouldn't staying with Advair in addition to Tudorza be helpful? (Or would it decrease Tudorza's effectiveness?) I'm just finishing a 3-month bout with lung Pseudomonas infection. I'm regaining my strength, but still breath ...

  • Do you have nausea every day
    I was diagnosed with COPD 3 years ago. I quit smoking for a short while but picked it back up. I use a c-pap machine at night and every morning I wake up nauseated and it usually last through out the day. I'm wondering if anyone else experiences this.

  • Can you take sprivia every other day if symptoms are mild
    My oxygen level is normal at 4,000 feet or less. It is too low at higher altitudes. I want to know if its ok to take Sprivia every other day as that is all I seem to need?

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