Could Zetia cause Cough - from FDA reports
Cough is found among people who take Zetia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 32,266 people who have side effects while taking Zetia from FDA. Among them, 600 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.
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Zetia has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Zetia 33,165 users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, multiple sclerosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (latest reports from 133,650 Cough patients).
On Dec, 28, 2016
32,266 people reported to have side effects when taking Zetia.
Among them, 600 people (1.86%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zetia when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 47.62 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 23.81 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 2.38 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Zetia *:
- female: 65.93 %
- male: 34.07 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Zetia *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.23 %
- 20-29: 0.23 %
- 30-39: 3.17 %
- 40-49: 4.76 %
- 50-59: 26.08 %
- 60+: 65.53 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (170 people, 28.33%)
- High Blood Pressure (80 people, 13.33%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (40 people, 6.67%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (37 people, 6.17%)
- Asthma (35 people, 5.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (132 people, 22.00%)
- Aspirin (108 people, 18.00%)
- Coumadin (83 people, 13.83%)
- Synthroid (80 people, 13.33%)
- Nexium (80 people, 13.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (142 people, 23.67%)
- Fatigue (139 people, 23.17%)
- Weakness (126 people, 21.00%)
- Chest Pain (107 people, 17.83%)
- Stress And Anxiety (101 people, 16.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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