Could Zetia cause Cough - from FDA reports


Summary

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 32,563 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

Zetia has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Zetia 33,161 users)

Cough

Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, multiple sclerosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (latest reports from 133,566 Cough patients).

On Nov, 26, 2016

32,563 people reported to have side effects when taking Zetia.
Among them, 600 people (1.84%) have Cough


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zetia cause Cough?

Time on Zetia when people have Cough *:

  • < 1 month: 42.55 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.28 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.51 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 23.4 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.13 %
  • 10+ years: 2.13 %

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: 26.53 %
  • 60+: 65.08 %

Severity of Cough **:

  • least: 33.33 %
  • moderate: 66.67 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (132 people, 22.00%)
  • Aspirin (109 people, 18.17%)
  • Coumadin (83 people, 13.83%)
  • Nexium (81 people, 13.50%)
  • Synthroid (80 people, 13.33%)

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Potential co-existing conditions

  • High Blood Pressure (81 people, 13.50%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (40 people, 6.67%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (37 people, 6.17%)
  • Asthma (35 people, 5.83%)
  • Diabetes (33 people, 5.50%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Breathing Difficulty (142 people, 23.67%)
  • Fatigue (138 people, 23.00%)
  • Weakness (125 people, 20.83%)
  • 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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