Review: could Xolair cause Pneumonia?
Summary: Pneumonia is found among people who take Xolair, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Singulair, and have Asthma.
We study 11,495 people who have side effects while taking Xolair from FDA and social media. Among them, 526 have Pneumonia. Find out below who they are, when they have Pneumonia and more.
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Xolair has active ingredients of omalizumab. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 11,547 Xolair users)
Pneumonia has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 122,910 Pneumonia patients)
On Mar, 8, 2015: 11,495 people reported to have side effects when taking Xolair. Among them, 526 people (4.58%) have Pneumonia.
Time on Xolair when people have Pneumonia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Pneumonia when taking Xolair * :
Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Xolair * :
Severity of Pneumonia when taking Xolair ** :
How people recovered from Pneumonia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asthma (526 people, 100.00%)
- Hypersensitivity (94 people, 17.87%)
- Bronchitis (20 people, 3.80%)
- Depression (7 people, 1.33%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 1.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Singulair (370 people, 70.34%)
- Alvesco (204 people, 38.78%)
- Symbicort (188 people, 35.74%)
- Ventolin (182 people, 34.60%)
- Spiriva (174 people, 33.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Symbicort for a 55-year old man with Shortness Of Breath. The patient has Pneumonia
- A study of drug interactions between Gemfibrozil, Amlodipine Besylate, Nexium, Pravastatin Sodium, Clonazepam, Nuvigil, Zantac 150, Allegra, Patanase, Nasonex, Albuterol Sulfate, Spiriva, Xopenex Hfa, Singulair, Dulera, Xolair for a 41-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, High Blood Cholesterol, Gerd, Nervousness, Osa, Allergy, Asthma, Allergic Bronchitis, Severe Asthma Attacks. The patient has Nose Bleeds, Nose - Congested, Headache, Hoarseness Or Changing Voice, Sore Throat, Chest Tightness Or Pressure, Multiple Allergies
- A study of drug interactions between Prednisone, Xolair, Fluticasone Propionate, Dulera, Amlodipine Besylate, Losartan, Singulair for a 61-year old man with Asthma Late Onset, Nasal Inflammation, Blood Pressure Decreased. The patient has Mucosal Inflammation, Chest Pressure Sensation, Shortness Of Breath, Fatigue, Wheezing Aggravated
- A study of side effects of Herceptin for a 64-year old woman with Cancer - Breast. The patient has Pneumonia
- A study of side effects of Xolair for a 47-year old woman with Mastoid Disorder. The patient has Hair Loss
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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