Parkinson's disease and Shingles - from FDA reports
Shingles is found among people with Parkinson's disease, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Sinemet and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Shingles with Parkinson's disease. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 27 people who have Parkinson's disease from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 08, 2017
27 people who have Parkinson'S Disease and Shingles are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Parkinson'S Disease and experience Shingles *:
- female: 40.74 %
- male: 59.26 %
Age of people who have Parkinson'S Disease and experience Shingles *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 5.56 %
- 60+: 94.44 %
Top co-existing conditions for these people *:
- Depression (4 people, 14.81%)
- Preventive Health Care (3 people, 11.11%)
- Back Pain (3 people, 11.11%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 7.41%)
- Diabetes (2 people, 7.41%)
Most common drugs for these people *:
- Sinemet (8 people, 29.63%)
- Lansoprazole (4 people, 14.81%)
- Pantoprazole (3 people, 11.11%)
- Meloxicam (3 people, 11.11%)
- Clopidogrel (3 people, 11.11%)
Top symptoms for these people *:
- Agitation (8 people, 29.63%)
- General Physical Health Deterioration (7 people, 25.93%)
- Drowsiness (7 people, 25.93%)
- Breathing Difficulty (7 people, 25.93%)
- Fall (6 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Shingles and Parkinson's disease?
Parkinson's disease can be treated by Sinemet, Azilect, Carbidopa and levodopa, Mirapex, Sinemet cr (latest reports from 41,427 Parkinson's disease patients)
Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, crohn's disease (latest reports from 39,244 Shingles patients).
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