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Review: could Parkinson's disease cause Itching?

Summary: Itching could be caused by Parkinson's disease, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take Sinemet.

We study 15,906 people who have Parkinson's disease from FDA and social media. Among them, 95 have Itching. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Parkinson's disease

Parkinson's disease (latest reports from 61,215 patients) is typically treated by Sinemet, Carbidopa And Levodopa, Azilect, Mirapex, Amantadine Hydrochloride, Requip Xl.

Itching

Itching (latest reports from 537,475 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.

On Apr, 7, 2014: 15,906 people who have parkinson's disease are studied. Among them, 94 (0.59%) have Itching. They amount to 0.02% of all the 535,924 people who have Itching on eHealthMe.

Trend of Itching in parkinson's disease reports

Gender of people who have parkinson's disease and experienced Itching * :

FemaleMale
Itching53.64%46.36%

Age of people who have parkinson's disease and experienced Itching * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Itching0.00%0.00%0.00%2.11%1.05%2.11%17.89%77.89%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Itching0.00%75.00%25.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (16 people, 17.02%)
  2. Osteopenia (15 people, 15.96%)
  3. Breast cancer (15 people, 15.96%)
  4. Chemotherapy (15 people, 15.96%)
  5. Osteoporosis (15 people, 15.96%)
  6. Metastases to bone (15 people, 15.96%)
  7. Depression (9 people, 9.57%)
  8. Diabetes mellitus (7 people, 7.45%)
  9. Hypercholesterolaemia (5 people, 5.32%)
  10. Hypotension (5 people, 5.32%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Sinemet (40 people, 42.55%)
  2. Aspirin (28 people, 29.79%)
  3. Neupro (26 people, 27.66%)
  4. Lipitor (23 people, 24.47%)
  5. Azilect (22 people, 23.40%)
  6. Vitamin d (21 people, 22.34%)
  7. Toprol-xl (17 people, 18.09%)
  8. Actonel (17 people, 18.09%)
  9. Calcium (16 people, 17.02%)
  10. Prilosec (16 people, 17.02%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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