Review: could Symbicort cause Withdrawal syndrome?
This is a review of Withdrawal syndrome by studying 20,737 people who take Symbicort. We analyze: the time on Symbicort when people have Withdrawal syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Withdrawal syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Symbicort. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Symbicort (latest outcomes from 21,330 users) has active ingredients of budesonide; formoterol fumarate dihydrate. It is often used in asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Commonly reported side effects of Symbicort include breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated, asthma, asthma aggravated, pneumonia.
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) (latest reports from 52,623 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, acupuncture and pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 20,737 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%)
- Aspirin (5 people, 22.73%)
- Seroquel (5 people, 22.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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