Review: could Sudafed 12 hour cause Sinus infection?
We study 3,057 people who have side effects while taking Sudafed 12 hour from FDA and social media. Among them, 170 have Sinus infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Sinus infection and more.
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Sudafed 12 hour
Sudafed 12 hour (latest outcomes from 3,851 users) has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in nasal congestion.
Sinus infection (inflammation of sinus) (latest reports from 230,443 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, psoriasis.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 3,057 people reported to have side effects when taking Sudafed 12 hour. Among them, 170 people (5.56%) have Sinus Infection. They amount to 0.07% of all the 231,611 people who have Sinus Infection on eHealthMe.
Time on Sudafed 12 hour when people have Sinus infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sinus infection||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sinus infection when taking Sudafed 12 hour * :
|Sinus infection||81.18%||18.82% |
Age of people who have Sinus infection when taking Sudafed 12 hour * :
|Sinus infection||0.00%||0.00%||2.48%||12.42%||8.70%||32.92%||37.27%||6.21% |
Severity of Sinus infection when taking Sudafed 12 hour ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sinus infection||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Sinus infection ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sinus infection||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (29 people, 17.06%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (24 people, 14.12%)
- Bone density abnormal (17 people, 10.00%)
- Prophylaxis (16 people, 9.41%)
- Sinusitis (12 people, 7.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (80 people, 47.06%)
- Zometa (72 people, 42.35%)
- Prilosec (58 people, 34.12%)
- Vicodin (58 people, 34.12%)
- Ciprofloxacin (56 people, 32.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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