Review: could The flu cause Itching?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 7,158 people who have The flu. Among them, 61 experience Itching. See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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The flu (latest reports from 94,692 patients) is typically treated by Tamiflu, Ibuprofen, Amoxicillin, Tylenol, Acetaminophen, Nyquil.
Itching (latest reports from 519,617 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 12, 2014: 7,151 people who have the flu are studied. Among them, 54 (0.76%) have Itching.
Gender of people who have the flu and experienced Itching * :
Age of people who have the flu and experienced Itching * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (3 people, 5.56%)
- Contraception (2 people, 3.70%)
- Infection parasitic (2 people, 3.70%)
- Psoriasis (2 people, 3.70%)
- Hypersensitivity (2 people, 3.70%)
- Sinusitis (2 people, 3.70%)
- Anaemia (1 people, 1.85%)
- Constipation (1 people, 1.85%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (1 people, 1.85%)
- Chest discomfort (1 people, 1.85%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Tamiflu (16 people, 29.63%)
- Ibuprofen (8 people, 14.81%)
- Lasix (7 people, 12.96%)
- Humalog (6 people, 11.11%)
- Allopurinol (6 people, 11.11%)
- Acetaminophen (6 people, 11.11%)
- Relenza (6 people, 11.11%)
- Aldactone (5 people, 9.26%)
- Coumadin (5 people, 9.26%)
- Lantus (5 people, 9.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Have Taken ropinirole 1mg 3 tabs before bed time. Pharmacy changed mfg. Severe i
itching.for approx same amt. of time. Cannot afford brand.
Disc all other vitamin suplements
From this study (1 week ago):
mainly on back with acne like bumps that scab when picked. also on buttocks hips and back of upper legs
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