Review: could Vicodin cause Pneumonia?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 32,346 people who take Vicodin. Among them, 1,619 have Pneumonia. See who they are, when they have Pneumonia and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Vicodin (latest outcomes from 35,229 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Vicodin include pain, pain exacerbated, nausea aggravated, nausea, stress and anxiety.
Pneumonia (latest reports from 736,730 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, osteoporosis.
On Mar, 4, 2014: 32,346 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 1,619 people (5.01%) have Pneumonia.
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How people recovered from Pneumonia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (305 people, 18.84%)
- Multiple myeloma (160 people, 9.88%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (132 people, 8.15%)
- Depression (129 people, 7.97%)
- Osteoporosis (112 people, 6.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (388 people, 23.97%)
- Prednisone (366 people, 22.61%)
- Aspirin (352 people, 21.74%)
- Lasix (338 people, 20.88%)
- Neurontin (326 people, 20.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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