Azithromycin and Anaphylaxis - from FDA reports
Anaphylaxis is found among people who take Azithromycin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ibuprofen, and have Asthma. This review analyzes which people have Anaphylaxis with Azithromycin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 17,288 people who have side effects when taking Azithromycin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 22, 2017
17,288 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin.
Among them, 109 people (0.63%) have Anaphylaxis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Azithromycin when people have Anaphylaxis *:
- < 1 month: 95.45 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.55 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Azithromycin *:
- female: 60 %
- male: 40 %
Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Azithromycin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 6.9 %
- 10-19: 8.05 %
- 20-29: 14.94 %
- 30-39: 11.49 %
- 40-49: 18.39 %
- 50-59: 17.24 %
- 60+: 22.99 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Asthma (7 people, 6.42%)
- Hiv Infection (6 people, 5.50%)
- Pain (5 people, 4.59%)
- Bronchitis (5 people, 4.59%)
- Tuberculosis (4 people, 3.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ibuprofen (13 people, 11.93%)
- Prednisone (10 people, 9.17%)
- Albuterol (7 people, 6.42%)
- Ventolin (6 people, 5.50%)
- Spiriva (6 people, 5.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (22 people, 20.18%)
- Rashes (14 people, 12.84%)
- Hypotension (10 people, 9.17%)
- Fever (10 people, 9.17%)
- Chest Pain (8 people, 7.34%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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