Advair hfa and Rls - from FDA reports

Rls is found among people who take Advair hfa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Narcolepsy. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 35,770 people who have side effects when taking Advair hfa from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 21, 2018

35,770 people reported to have side effects when taking Advair hfa.
Among them, 75 people (0.21%) have Rls

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Advair hfa cause Rls?

Time on Advair hfa when people have Rls *:

  • < 1 month: 20 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 40 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Rls when taking Advair hfa *:

  • female: 74.32 %
  • male: 25.68 %

Age of people who have Rls when taking Advair hfa *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.92 %
  • 30-39: 1.92 %
  • 40-49: 19.23 %
  • 50-59: 36.54 %
  • 60+: 40.38 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 14 people, 18.67%
  2. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 9 people, 12.00%
  3. Pain: 7 people, 9.33%
  4. Neuralgia (pain in one or more nerves): 6 people, 8.00%
  5. High Blood Cholesterol: 6 people, 8.00%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Xyrem: 14 people, 18.67%
  2. Xanax: 14 people, 18.67%
  3. Spiriva: 12 people, 16.00%
  4. Lasix: 11 people, 14.67%
  5. Singulair: 11 people, 14.67%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Breathing Difficulty: 24 people, 32.00%
  2. Pain: 20 people, 26.67%
  3. Depression: 18 people, 24.00%
  4. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 17 people, 22.67%
  5. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 16 people, 21.33%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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