Will you have Hyperchlorhydria with Spiriva - from FDA reports


Hyperchlorhydria is found among people who take Spiriva, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ventolin, and have Sleep disorder. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 114,157 people who have side effects when taking Spiriva from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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  • 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 tiotropium bromide monohydrate (the active ingredients of Spiriva) and Spiriva (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Hyperchlorhydria are also considered in the study.

What is Spiriva?

Spiriva has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest outcomes from Spiriva 115,245 users)

What is Hyperchlorhydria?

Hyperchlorhydria (gastric acid levels are higher in stomach) has been reported by people with gastroesophageal reflux disease, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 5,742 Hyperchlorhydria 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 Feb, 24, 2019

114,157 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva.
Among them, 16 people (0.01%) have Hyperchlorhydria

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Spiriva cause Hyperchlorhydria?

Time on Spiriva when people have Hyperchlorhydria *:

  • < 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 Hyperchlorhydria when taking Spiriva *:

  • female: 46.67 %
  • male: 53.33 %

Age of people who have Hyperchlorhydria when taking Spiriva *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 41.67 %
  • 50-59: 16.67 %
  • 60+: 41.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 3 people, 18.75%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 3 people, 18.75%
  3. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 3 people, 18.75%
  4. Breathing Difficulty: 3 people, 18.75%
  5. Itching: 3 people, 18.75%
  6. Hypersensitivity: 3 people, 18.75%
  7. Sleep Disorder: 3 people, 18.75%
  8. Stress And Anxiety: 1 person, 6.25%
  9. Depression: 1 person, 6.25%
  10. Barrett's Oesophagus (barrett's oesophagus is a disorder in which the lining of the oesophagus (the tube that carries food from the throat to the stomach) is damaged by stomach acid and changed to a lining similar to that of the stomach): 1 person, 6.25%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Singulair: 6 people, 37.50%
  2. Ventolin: 6 people, 37.50%
  3. Nexium: 5 people, 31.25%
  4. Protonix: 4 people, 25.00%
  5. Flexeril: 4 people, 25.00%
  6. Epipen: 4 people, 25.00%
  7. Zyrtec: 3 people, 18.75%
  8. Mevacor: 3 people, 18.75%
  9. Lisinopril: 3 people, 18.75%
  10. Zofran: 3 people, 18.75%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Nausea And Vomiting: 6 people, 37.50%
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 6 people, 37.50%
  3. Breathing Difficulty: 5 people, 31.25%
  4. Hoarseness Or Changing Voice: 5 people, 31.25%
  5. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 5 people, 31.25%
  6. Anaemia (lack of blood): 4 people, 25.00%
  7. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 4 people, 25.00%
  8. Drug Hypersensitivity: 4 people, 25.00%
  9. Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder): 3 people, 18.75%
  10. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 3 people, 18.75%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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