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 Nexium, and have High blood cholesterol.
We study 20,878 people who have side effects while taking Symbicort from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Symbicort has active ingredients of budesonide; formoterol fumarate dihydrate. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 21,476 Symbicort users)
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain. (latest reports from 9,229 Withdrawal syndrome patients)
On Apr, 2, 2015: 20,872 people reported to have side effects when taking Symbicort. Among them, 22 people (0.11%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Symbicort when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Symbicort * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||82.61%||17.39% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Symbicort * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||5.00%||0.00%||5.00%||35.00%||5.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Symbicort ** :
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (9 people, 40.91%)
- Asthma (8 people, 36.36%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (7 people, 31.82%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (7 people, 31.82%)
- Pain (6 people, 27.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (9 people, 40.91%)
- Crestor (6 people, 27.27%)
- Lisinopril (6 people, 27.27%)
- Seroquel (5 people, 22.73%)
- Aspirin (5 people, 22.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Veramyst, Symbicort for a 19-year old boy with Rhinitis, Asthma.
- A study of drug interactions between Proventil-hfa, Symbicort, Metoprolol Tartrate, Ritalin, Effexor Xr, Mirtazapine, Clonazepam for a 43-year old woman with Acute Upper Airway Obstruction, High Blood Pressure, Attention Deficit Disorder With Hyperactivity, Depression, Restless Leg Syndrome. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of drug interactions between Meloxicam, Chlorthalidone, Spiriva, Symbicort, Lyrica, Omeprazole, Wellbutrin Xl, Novolog Flexpen, Lantus Solostar, Metformin, Requip for a 37-year old man with Information, Water Pill, Copd, Tingling And Numbness, Acid Refluc, Anxeity, Diabetic, Restless Legs.
- A study of side effects of Symbicort for a 63-year old man with Asthma. The patient has Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Intestine Increased
- A study of drug interactions between Irbesartan, Symbicort for a 57-year old woman with Blood Pressure, Breathing Difficulty. The patient has Acid Reflux
Recent Symbicort related drug comparison:
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