Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

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What is Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency?

Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherited disorder that may cause lung disease and liver disease. People with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency usually develop the first signs and symptoms of lung disease between ages 20 and 50.

What is it like to have Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Pregabalin, Oxycodone-Acetaminophen, Tramadol
codeine-guaifensin syrup
Albuterol, X-rays
Nothing reported yet
Venlafaxine, Duloxetine, Amitriptyline
Temazepam, Zolpidem, Zaleplon
Diet and exercise, Pyridostigmine, Vitamin Supplements
Clonazepam, Lorazepam, Counseling

What do patients take to treat Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency and its symptoms?

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Who has Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 94 patients have this condition
  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 48 say Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 10
30s 7
40s 19
50s 31
60s 16
70+ 2

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

62% Females
38% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 8
20-29 years 11
30-39 years 7
40-49 years 5
50-59 years 6
60-69 years 2
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 49
Not Diagnosed 8

These charts show data from Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency patients who have completed their condition history
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