Will you have Vasculitis with Singulair - from FDA reports

Summary

Vasculitis is found among people who take Singulair, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Flovent, and have Osteoporosis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 77,028 people who have side effects when taking Singulair from FDA, and is updated regularly.



What's eHealthMe?

eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

eHealthMe has released original studies on market drugs and worked with leading universities and institutions such as IBM, London Health Science Centre, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University and VA. eHealthMe studies have now been referenced in over 500 peer-reviewed medical publications.

How we gather our data?

Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on montelukast sodium (the active ingredients of Singulair) and Singulair (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Vasculitis are also considered in the study.

What is Singulair?

Singulair has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from Singulair 80,352 users)

What is Vasculitis?

Vasculitis (inflammation of a blood vessel or blood vessels) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, crohn's disease, asthma (latest reports from 9,881 Vasculitis patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 19, 2019

77,028 people reported to have side effects when taking Singulair.
Among them, 311 people (0.4%) have Vasculitis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Singulair cause Vasculitis?

Time on Singulair when people have Vasculitis *:

  • < 1 month: 20.9 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.88 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 17.91 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 22.39 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 11.94 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.99 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Vasculitis when taking Singulair *:

  • female: 68 %
  • male: 32 %

Age of people who have Vasculitis when taking Singulair *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 8.79 %
  • 10-19: 6.23 %
  • 20-29: 6.23 %
  • 30-39: 8.06 %
  • 40-49: 14.29 %
  • 50-59: 25.27 %
  • 60+: 31.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 34 people, 10.93%
  2. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue): 31 people, 9.97%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 12 people, 3.86%
  4. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 11 people, 3.54%
  5. Hypersensitivity: 7 people, 2.25%
  6. Menstruation Irregular: 6 people, 1.93%
  7. High Blood Pressure: 5 people, 1.61%
  8. Migraine (headache): 4 people, 1.29%
  9. Allergic Rhinitis: 4 people, 1.29%
  10. Gallstones (stone formation by bile component): 4 people, 1.29%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Flovent: 70 people, 22.51%
  2. Prednisone: 67 people, 21.54%
  3. Albuterol: 52 people, 16.72%
  4. Nexium: 38 people, 12.22%
  5. Prilosec: 37 people, 11.90%
  6. Plaquenil: 36 people, 11.58%
  7. Lasix: 35 people, 11.25%
  8. Flonase: 35 people, 11.25%
  9. Ambien: 35 people, 11.25%
  10. Serevent: 33 people, 10.61%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 62 people, 19.94%
  2. Churg Strauss Syndrome (infection of small arteries and vein): 56 people, 18.01%
  3. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation): 50 people, 16.08%
  4. Pain: 48 people, 15.43%
  5. Weight Decreased: 48 people, 15.43%
  6. Allergic Granulomatous Angiitis (allergic inflammation of a blood vessel or lymph duct): 44 people, 14.15%
  7. Pneumonia: 43 people, 13.83%
  8. Fever: 42 people, 13.50%
  9. Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs): 40 people, 12.86%
  10. Diarrhea: 37 people, 11.90%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Results from eHealthMe (non-FDA) reports of Vasculitis with Singulair

Severity of Vasculitis *:
  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %
How people recovered from Vasculitis *:
  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %
Race of the people *:
  • African American, Non-Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.0 %
  • Asian: 0.0 %
  • Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders: 0.0 %
  • Two or more races: 0.0 %
  • White, Non-Hispanic: 100 %

* Approximation only.


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