Asthma and Cough - from FDA reports

Cough is found among people with Asthma, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Xolair and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 10,394 people who have Asthma from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 01, 2018

10,394 people who have Asthma and Cough are studied.

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Gender of people who have Asthma and experience Cough *:

  • female: 71 %
  • male: 29 %

Age of people who have Asthma and experience Cough *:

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 697 people, 6.71%
  2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 561 people, 5.40%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol: 394 people, 3.79%
  4. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 362 people, 3.48%
  5. Hypersensitivity: 345 people, 3.32%

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Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Xolair: 3,390 people, 32.61%
  2. Singulair: 2,299 people, 22.12%
  3. Ventolin: 1,892 people, 18.20%
  4. Symbicort: 1,796 people, 17.28%
  5. Advair Hfa: 1,375 people, 13.23%

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Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Breathing Difficulty: 3,981 people, 38.30%
  2. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath): 2,417 people, 23.25%
  3. Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the nasopharynx): 1,827 people, 17.58%
  4. Chest Pain: 1,720 people, 16.55%
  5. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 1,685 people, 16.21%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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