Would you have Itching when you have Stroke?


Itching is found among people with Stroke, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Xarelto and have Atrial fibrillation. We study 465 people who have Itching and Stroke from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen) can be treated by Plavix, Aspirin, Aggrenox, Warfarin sodium, Coumadin (latest reports from 170,397 Stroke patients)


Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 150,207 Itching patients).

On Oct, 18, 2016

465 people who have Stroke and Itching are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Itching when you have Stroke?

Gender of people who have Stroke and experience Itching *:

  • female: 61.04 %
  • male: 38.96 %

Age of people who have Stroke and experience Itching *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.3 %
  • 40-49: 3.93 %
  • 50-59: 12.69 %
  • 60+: 83.08 %

Severity of Itching *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Atrial Fibrillation (193 people, 41.51%)
  • Hypertension (62 people, 13.33%)
  • Blood Cholesterol (29 people, 6.24%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (26 people, 5.59%)
  • Anxiety (24 people, 5.16%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Xarelto (195 people, 41.94%)
  • Eliquis (88 people, 18.92%)
  • Plavix (55 people, 11.83%)
  • Metoprolol (38 people, 8.17%)
  • Lasix (35 people, 7.53%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Rash (83 people, 17.85%)
  • Urticaria (36 people, 7.74%)
  • Erythema (35 people, 7.53%)
  • Asthenia (35 people, 7.53%)
  • Diarrhoea (33 people, 7.10%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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