H1N1 influenza A

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What is H1N1 influenza A?

Influenza A (H1N1) virus is a subtype of influenza A virus and was the most common cause of human influenza (flu) in 2009.

Common symptoms reported by people with H1N1 influenza A

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 H1N1 influenza A

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

(Ativan)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
3
Tried for
anxious mood (3)
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
H1N1 influenza A (1)
Treatment name(s)

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

(Adderall)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Nutrition/Diet
How many have tried
1
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Marijuana)
Type
Other
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Codeine Contin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
H1N1 influenza A (1) pain (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Yerba Mate)
Type
Nutrition/Diet
How many have tried
1
Tried for
fatigue (1)

Data from patients with H1N1 influenza A, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with H1N1 influenza A

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

(Ativan)
Perceived effectiveness
for anxious mood (2 evaluations)
Side effects
sleepiness
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
anxious mood (3)
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol)
Perceived effectiveness
for H1N1 influenza A (2 evaluations)
Side effects
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
H1N1 influenza A (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Elavil)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
sleepiness
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Adderall)
Perceived effectiveness
for fatigue (1 evaluation)
Side effects
decreased appetite
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
for fatigue (1 evaluation)
Side effects
difficulty falling asleep difficulty staying asleep 3 more
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

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

(Klonopin)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
dry mouth
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Codeine Contin)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
bowel problems constipation 5 more
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
H1N1 influenza A (1) pain (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Yerba Mate)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
fatigue (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with H1N1 influenza A, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has H1N1 influenza A on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 13
30s 8
40s 10
50s 13
60s 11
70+ 8

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 24
Female 41

These charts show data from H1N1 influenza A patients who have completed their condition history
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