A study for a 15 year old boy who takes Albuterol - from FDA reports


2,505 males aged 15 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 15 year old male patient who has Breathing Difficulty. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Dec, 05, 2018

2,505 males aged 15 (±5) who take Albuterol are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Albuterol for a 15-year old boy.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 15
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Breathing Difficulty
  • Drugs taken:
    • Albuterol (albuterol)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Thermal burn (burn by heat)
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Pulse absent
  4. Chest pain
  5. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind)
  6. Breathing - slowed or stopped
  7. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
  8. Speech disorder
  9. Diarrhea
  10. Application site erythema (redness of the skin at application site)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Acute severe asthma
  2. Septic shock (shock due to blood infection)
  3. Drug ineffective
  4. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach)
  5. Drug intolerance (drug sensitivity)
  6. Lactic acidosis (low ph in body tissues)
  7. Intestinal gangrene
  8. X-ray abnormal
  9. Renal tubular necrosis (death of kidney tubules)
  10. Overdose
6 - 12 months:
  1. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
  2. Lactic acidosis (low ph in body tissues)
  3. Multi-organ failure (multisystem organ failure)
  4. Gastric ulcer (stomach ulcer)
  5. Cardiogenic shock (inadequate circulation of blood)
  6. Disseminated intravascular coagulation (systemic activation of blood coagulation)
  7. Ards (acute respiratory distress syndrome) (sudden failure of the respiratory (breathing) system)
  8. Blood calcium decreased
  9. Erosive duodenitis (condition that affects the wall of the small intestine)
  10. Ileus paralytic (obstruction of the intestine due to paralysis of the intestinal muscles)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Sensation of foreign body
  2. Throat tightness
  3. Cough
2 - 5 years:
  1. Electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  2. Blood glucose increased
  3. Hypokalemia (low potassium)
  4. White blood cell count increased
  5. Neutrophil percentage increased
  6. Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat)
  7. Blood potassium decreased
  8. Bronchostenosis (narrowing of a bronchial tube by scarring or other stricture)
  9. Visual acuity reduced (reduced clearness of vision)
  10. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Depression
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Sleep disorder
  4. Food allergy
  5. Ileus paralytic (obstruction of the intestine due to paralysis of the intestinal muscles)
  6. Lactic acidosis (low ph in body tissues)
  7. Drug intolerance (drug sensitivity)
  8. Pulse absent
  9. Intestinal gangrene
  10. Acute severe asthma
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Cough
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Fever
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  6. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  7. Chest pain
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  9. Suicidal ideation
  10. Depression

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Cystic Fibrosis (disease of the secretary glands): 262 people, 10.46%
  2. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : 147 people, 5.87%
  3. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 83 people, 3.31%
  4. Hypersensitivity : 73 people, 2.91%
  5. Acne (skin problems that cause pimples): 72 people, 2.87%
  6. Inflammatory Bowel Disease : 53 people, 2.12%
  7. Depression : 49 people, 1.96%
  8. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath): 48 people, 1.92%
  9. Growth Hormone Deficiency : 44 people, 1.76%
  10. Pain : 40 people, 1.60%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Singulair (520 people, 20.76%)
  2. Pulmozyme (251 people, 10.02%)
  3. Flovent (243 people, 9.70%)
  4. Creon (174 people, 6.95%)
  5. Advair Diskus 100/50 (160 people, 6.39%)
  6. Zyrtec (159 people, 6.35%)
  7. Xolair (147 people, 5.87%)
  8. Advair Hfa (129 people, 5.15%)
  9. Flonase (123 people, 4.91%)
  10. Claritin (120 people, 4.79%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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