Pulmonary toxicity

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What is pulmonary toxicity?

Pulmonary toxicity is generally due to side effects of medicinal drugs. Other (non-medical) causes of pulmonary toxicity can be chemical compounds and particulate matter.

Common symptoms reported by people with pulmonary toxicity

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 pulmonary toxicity

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

(Fostair inhaler)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Treatment name(s)

(Aleve)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with pulmonary toxicity, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with pulmonary toxicity

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

(Fostair inhaler)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

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

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


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 1
40s 3
50s 3
60s 6
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 3
Female 10

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 4
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from pulmonary toxicity patients who have completed their condition history
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