Lansoprazole and Cough (expanded source)

Cough is found among people who take Lansoprazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Enbrel, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 65,451 people who have side effects when taking Lansoprazole from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 25, 2018

65,451 people reported to have side effects when taking Lansoprazole.
Among them, 1,098 people (1.68%) have Cough

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lansoprazole cause Cough?

Time on Lansoprazole when people have Cough *:

Gender of people who have Cough when taking Lansoprazole *:

  • female: 56.01 %
  • male: 43.99 %

Age of people who have Cough when taking Lansoprazole *:

Severity of Cough *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 18.18 %
  • severe: 72.73 %
  • most severe: 9.09 %

How people recovered from Cough *:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 146 people, 13.30%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 129 people, 11.75%
  3. Preventive Health Care: 58 people, 5.28%
  4. Asthma: 49 people, 4.46%
  5. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 45 people, 4.10%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Enbrel: 84 people, 7.65%
  2. Folic Acid: 76 people, 6.92%
  3. Methotrexate: 72 people, 6.56%
  4. Humira: 71 people, 6.47%
  5. Aspirin: 69 people, 6.28%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Breathing Difficulty: 307 people, 27.96%
  2. Fever: 249 people, 22.68%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 161 people, 14.66%
  4. Weakness: 145 people, 13.21%
  5. Lower Respiratory Tract Infection: 139 people, 12.66%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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