Xopenex side effects - from FDA reports


Summary

In this review, we analyze Xopenex side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Xopenex. The review is based on 6,923 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Xopenex

Xopenex has active ingredients of levalbuterol hydrochloride. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from Xopenex 7,173 users)

On Dec, 26, 2017

6,923 people who take Xopenex are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Xopenex side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pyrexia
  • chronic obstructive airways disease exacerbated
  • pneumonia
  • tremor
  • wheezing
  • white blood cell count increased
  • anxiety
  • cholecystitis acute
  • drug ineffective
  • pulmonary embolism
1 - 6 months:
  • anaemia
  • infection
  • mania
  • pneumonia
  • thirst
  • vaginal haemorrhage
  • white blood cell count increased
  • abasia
  • alopecia
  • blood pressure increased
6 - 12 months:
  • throat tightness
  • thrombosis
  • toothache
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • glioblastoma multiforme
  • heart rate decreased
  • loss of consciousness
  • paradoxical drug reaction
  • pneumonia
  • tremor
1 - 2 years:
  • tremor
  • alopecia
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • pruritus
  • suicidal ideation
  • vertigo
2 - 5 years:
  • shock haemorrhagic
  • therapeutic response unexpected
  • wheezing
  • arthralgia
  • atrial flutter
  • blood pressure increased
  • drug effect decreased
  • hypertension
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
  • rectal haemorrhage
5 - 10 years:
  • upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • acute coronary syndrome
  • altered state of consciousness
  • cerebrovascular stenosis
  • hair disorder
  • respiratory failure
  • subarachnoid haemorrhage
  • vocal cord disorder
not specified:
  • vomiting
  • wheezing
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • drug ineffective
  • weight increased
  • weight decreased
  • sinusitis
  • tremor
  • death

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • vomiting
  • wheezing
  • weight increased
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • sinusitis
  • weight decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • tremor
  • nausea
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • drug ineffective
  • death
  • vomiting
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • wheezing
  • respiratory failure
  • tremor
  • white blood cell count increased

Most common side effects by age *:

0-1:
  • wheezing
  • respiratory syncytial virus infection
  • thrombocytopenia
  • vomiting
  • drug ineffective
  • oxygen saturation decreased
  • psychomotor hyperactivity
  • sudden infant death syndrome
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • white blood cell count increased
2-9:
  • vomiting
  • pyrexia
  • convulsion
  • psychomotor hyperactivity
  • suicidal ideation
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • pneumonia
  • urticaria
  • wheezing
  • death
10-19:
  • vomiting
  • wheezing
  • tremor
  • drug ineffective
  • infective pulmonary exacerbation of cystic fibrosis
  • vision blurred
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • pyrexia
20-29:
  • wheezing
  • pulmonary embolism
  • vomiting
  • urticaria
  • angioedema
  • chest discomfort
  • hospitalisation
  • infective pulmonary exacerbation of cystic fibrosis
  • pain
  • pneumonia
30-39:
  • pulmonary embolism
  • wheezing
  • sinusitis
  • thrombophlebitis superficial
  • urticaria
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • arrested labour
  • status asthmaticus
  • weight increased
  • myocardial infarction
40-49:
  • pulmonary embolism
  • wheezing
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • blindness transient
  • weight increased
  • death
  • hypersensitivity
50-59:
  • vomiting
  • weight increased
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • weight decreased
  • sinusitis
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • wheezing
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • anaemia
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • pneumonia
  • vomiting
  • wheezing
  • drug ineffective
  • tremor
  • weight increased
  • weight decreased
  • death
  • nausea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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