Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Drowsiness and Rapid Breathing 66 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 66 conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Rapid Breathing.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Bacterial Pneumonia
  2. Pneumonia
There are 10 somewhat common conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Drowning and Near Drowning
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Drug Toxicity
  4. Haemophilus Pneumonia
  5. Hyperglycemia
  6. Hypoglycemia
  7. Insulin Reaction
  8. Kidney Disease
  9. Sleep Apnea
  10. Staph Infections
There are 13 uncommon conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Aspiration Pneumonia
  2. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  3. Drug Withdrawal
  4. Electrical Injury
  5. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  6. Hypothyroidism
  7. Irritant Inhalational Injury
  8. Klebsiella Pneumonia
  9. Smoke Inhalation
  10. Stab Wounds
  11. Staphylococcus Pneumonia
  12. Streptococcus Pneumonia
  13. Thyroiditis
There are 41 rare conditions that can cause Drowsiness and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Abdominal Sepsis
  2. Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  3. Aortic Rupture
  4. Aspirin Overdose
  5. Bubonic Plague
  6. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  7. Coccidioidomycosis
  8. Cryptococcal Infection
  9. Cyanide Poisoning
  10. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  11. End Stage Renal Disease
  12. Erythroblastosis Fetalis
  13. Fat Embolism
  14. Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  15. High Altitude Pulmonary Edema
  16. Inhaled Foreign Body
  17. Insecticide Inhalation
  18. Legionnaire's Disease
  19. Malignant Hypertension
  20. Malignant Neuroleptic Syndrome
  21. Medullary Cystic Disease
  22. Membranous Glomerulonephritis
  23. Mesenteric Vascular Occlusion
  24. Moraxella Pneumonia
  25. Nocardia Infection
  26. Pericardial Tamponade
  27. Psittacosis
  28. Pulmonary Actinomycosis
  29. Pulmonary Embolism
  30. Respiratory Failure
  31. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  32. Reye's Syndrome
  33. Sepsis
  34. Septic Thrombophlebitis
  35. Shock
  36. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  37. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  38. Toxic Inhalations
  39. Tuberculosis
  40. Typhus
  41. Ventricular Septal Defect

Last Updated: Aug 30, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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