Xolair and Pneumonia - from FDA reports
Pneumonia is found among people who take Xolair, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Singulair, and have Asthma. This review analyzes which people have Pneumonia with Xolair. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,544 people who have side effects when taking Xolair from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 02, 2017
20,544 people reported to have side effects when taking Xolair.
Among them, 1,139 people (5.54%) have Pneumonia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xolair when people have Pneumonia *:
- < 1 month: 19.27 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.36 %
- 6 - 12 months: 22.02 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.93 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.68 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.75 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pneumonia when taking Xolair *:
- female: 67.26 %
- male: 32.74 %
Age of people who have Pneumonia when taking Xolair *:
- 0-1: 0.75 %
- 2-9: 0.37 %
- 10-19: 4.73 %
- 20-29: 2.74 %
- 30-39: 13.33 %
- 40-49: 18.43 %
- 50-59: 26.28 %
- 60+: 33.37 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Asthma (1,021 people, 89.64%)
- Hypersensitivity (39 people, 3.42%)
- Bronchitis (22 people, 1.93%)
- High Blood Pressure (20 people, 1.76%)
- Breathing Difficulty (19 people, 1.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Singulair (351 people, 30.82%)
- Ventolin (223 people, 19.58%)
- Symbicort (221 people, 19.40%)
- Spiriva (182 people, 15.98%)
- Alvesco (138 people, 12.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Asthma (372 people, 32.66%)
- Breathing Difficulty (262 people, 23.00%)
- Cough (252 people, 22.12%)
- Nasopharyngitis (240 people, 21.07%)
- Wheezing (216 people, 18.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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