Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection

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What is Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection?

A pseudomonas infection is an infection (pathogen) due to a bacteria that is present in nature, water, plants, and animals. Patients with chronic illnesses are more susceptible to this type of infection.

Common symptoms reported by people with Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Zithromax)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Treatment name(s)

(Colomycin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Treatment name(s)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Morphine ER)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Pamelor)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Zithromax)
Perceived effectiveness
for Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection (1 evaluation)
Side effects
muscle pain
Total evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Colomycin)
Perceived effectiveness
for Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection (1 evaluation)
Side effects
itching nausea 3 more
Total evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Morphine ER)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Pamelor)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
sleepiness
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 3
20s 10
30s 11
40s 8
50s 10
60s 10
70+ 7

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 17
Female 42

These charts show data from Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection patients who have completed their condition history
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