Albuterol sulfate and Myositis - from FDA reports

Myositis is found among people who take Albuterol sulfate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Lisinopril, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,599 people who have side effects when taking Albuterol sulfate from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 19, 2018

14,599 people reported to have side effects when taking Albuterol sulfate.
Among them, 30 people (0.21%) have Myositis

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Gender of people who have Myositis when taking Albuterol sulfate *:

  • female: 62.07 %
  • male: 37.93 %

Age of people who have Myositis when taking Albuterol sulfate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.57 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 7.14 %
  • 40-49: 10.71 %
  • 50-59: 28.57 %
  • 60+: 50.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 9 people, 30.00%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 9 people, 30.00%
  3. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 9 people, 30.00%
  4. Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone): 7 people, 23.33%
  5. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 7 people, 23.33%
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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Furosemide: 13 people, 43.33%
  2. Lisinopril: 13 people, 43.33%
  3. Simvastatin: 11 people, 36.67%
  4. Vicodin: 10 people, 33.33%
  5. Valium: 9 people, 30.00%
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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Muscle Aches (muscle pain): 14 people, 46.67%
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 11 people, 36.67%
  3. Weakness: 11 people, 36.67%
  4. Back Pain: 11 people, 36.67%
  5. Pain: 11 people, 36.67%
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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