Review: could Symbicort cause Withdrawal Syndrome?


Summary

Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Symbicort, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Montelukast, and have Blood cholesterol increased . We study 35,477 people who have side effects while taking Symbicort from FDA and social media. Among them, 42 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.

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Symbicort

Symbicort has active ingredients of budesonide; formoterol fumarate dihydrate. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from Symbicort 38,200 users)

Withdrawal Syndrome

Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with irritability, fever, drug withdrawal syndrome, insomnia, drug dependence (latest reports from 13,189 Withdrawal syndrome patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

35,477 people reported to have side effects when taking Symbicort.
Among them, 42 people (0.12%) have Withdrawal Syndrome


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Symbicort cause Withdrawal syndrome?

Gender of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Symbicort *:

  • female: 89.47 %
  • male: 10.53 %

Age of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Symbicort *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.86 %
  • 20-29: 8.57 %
  • 30-39: 2.86 %
  • 40-49: 34.29 %
  • 50-59: 8.57 %
  • 60+: 42.86 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (13 people, 30.95%)
  • Asthma (12 people, 28.57%)
  • Multiple Allergies (9 people, 21.43%)
  • Hypertension (9 people, 21.43%)
  • Pain (7 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Montelukast (9 people, 21.43%)
  • Lyrica (8 people, 19.05%)
  • Lisinopril (8 people, 19.05%)
  • Crestor (8 people, 19.05%)
  • Nexium (7 people, 16.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vomiting (16 people, 38.10%)
  • Nausea (14 people, 33.33%)
  • Diarrhoea (10 people, 23.81%)
  • Malaise (9 people, 21.43%)
  • Pain (8 people, 19.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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