Review: could Bipolar 2 cause Itching?
Summary: Itching could be caused by Bipolar 2, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also have Migraine, and take Lamictal.
We study 2,428 people who have Bipolar 2 from FDA and social media. Among them, 29 have Itching. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Bipolar 2 (latest reports from 3,701 patients) is typically treated by Lamictal, Lamotrigine, Lithium Carbonate, Seroquel, Abilify, Seroquel Xr.
Itching (latest reports from 537,513 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 2,422 people who have bipolar 2 are studied. Among them, 29 (1.20%) have Itching. They amount to 0.01% of all the 536,422 people who have Itching on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have bipolar 2 and experienced Itching * :
Age of people who have bipolar 2 and experienced Itching * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Migraine (6 people, 20.69%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 20.69%)
- Depression (3 people, 10.34%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 10.34%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Lamictal (23 people, 79.31%)
- Lithium carbonate (9 people, 31.03%)
- Zoloft (7 people, 24.14%)
- Sumatriptan succinate (6 people, 20.69%)
- Depakote (4 people, 13.79%)
- Klonopin (3 people, 10.34%)
- Desyrel (3 people, 10.34%)
- Seroquel (3 people, 10.34%)
- Neurontin (2 people, 6.90%)
- Zocor (2 people, 6.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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