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Review: could Pulmonary hypertension cause Pruritus?

Summary: Pruritus could be caused by Pulmonary hypertension, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Insomnia, and take Tracleer.

We study 11,648 people who have Pulmonary hypertension from FDA and social media. Among them, 130 have Pruritus (Itching). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Pulmonary hypertension

Pulmonary hypertension (latest reports from 94,276 patients) is typically treated by Revatio.

Pruritus

Pruritus (severe itching of the skin) (latest reports from 537,511 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 11,647 people who have pulmonary hypertension are studied. Among them, 130 (1.12%) have Pruritus. They amount to 0.02% of all the 536,769 people who have Pruritus on eHealthMe.

Trend of Pruritus in pulmonary hypertension reports

Gender of people who have pulmonary hypertension and experienced Pruritus * :

FemaleMale
Pruritus79.58%20.42%

Age of people who have pulmonary hypertension and experienced Pruritus * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Pruritus0.00%0.00%1.52%9.85%4.55%10.61%25.00%49.24%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Insomnia (9 people, 6.92%)
  2. Hypersensitivity (8 people, 6.15%)
  3. Pain (8 people, 6.15%)
  4. Anxiety (7 people, 5.38%)
  5. Hypertension (7 people, 5.38%)
  6. Asthma (7 people, 5.38%)
  7. Oedema (4 people, 3.08%)
  8. Hypercholesterolaemia (4 people, 3.08%)
  9. Osteonecrosis (4 people, 3.08%)
  10. Anaemia (4 people, 3.08%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Tracleer (102 people, 78.46%)
  2. Lasix (48 people, 36.92%)
  3. Coumadin (28 people, 21.54%)
  4. Spironolactone (24 people, 18.46%)
  5. Prednisone (20 people, 15.38%)
  6. Potassium chloride (17 people, 13.08%)
  7. Furosemide (17 people, 13.08%)
  8. Flolan (16 people, 12.31%)
  9. Aldactone (16 people, 12.31%)
  10. Ambien (16 people, 12.31%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • itching all day long, but worse at night, seems to accompany anxiety attacks

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