Acetaminophen and Angioedema - from FDA reports
Angioedema is found among people who take Acetaminophen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Angioedema with Acetaminophen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 74,615 people who have side effects when taking Acetaminophen from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 27, 2017
74,615 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen.
Among them, 269 people (0.36%) have Angioedema
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Acetaminophen when people have Angioedema *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Angioedema when taking Acetaminophen *:
- female: 52.44 %
- male: 47.56 %
Age of people who have Angioedema when taking Acetaminophen *:
- 0-1: 0.85 %
- 2-9: 5.56 %
- 10-19: 4.7 %
- 20-29: 5.98 %
- 30-39: 12.82 %
- 40-49: 7.26 %
- 50-59: 16.24 %
- 60+: 46.58 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (38 people, 14.13%)
- Hot Flush (15 people, 5.58%)
- Breast Cancer (15 people, 5.58%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 2.60%)
- Serum Ferritin Increased (6 people, 2.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (47 people, 17.47%)
- Omeprazole (39 people, 14.50%)
- Ibuprofen (33 people, 12.27%)
- Simvastatin (29 people, 10.78%)
- Lisinopril (25 people, 9.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Urticaria (52 people, 19.33%)
- Rashes (35 people, 13.01%)
- Swollen Tongue (34 people, 12.64%)
- Breathing Difficulty (31 people, 11.52%)
- High Blood Pressure (29 people, 10.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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