Salonpas side effects - from FDA reports


Summary

In this review, we analyze Salonpas side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Salonpas. The review is based on 144 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Salonpas

Salonpas has active ingredients of menthol; methyl salicylate. (latest outcomes from Salonpas 156 users)

On Jul, 15, 2017

144 people who take Salonpas are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Salonpas side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug ineffective
  • meniscus lesion
  • application site pain
  • application site pruritus
  • application site rash
  • rash
  • application site irritation
  • application site vesicles
  • diarrhoea
  • erythema
1 - 6 months:
  • application site irritation
not specified:
  • drug ineffective
  • dermatitis contact
  • abdominal distension
  • pain in extremity
  • burning sensation
  • cerebral infarction
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • nasopharyngitis
  • osteoporosis
  • throat irritation

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • drug ineffective
  • dermatitis contact
  • abdominal distension
  • application site pain
  • application site irritation
  • application site pruritus
  • cerebral infarction
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • osteoporosis
  • pruritus
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • application site rash
  • rash
  • throat irritation
  • weight increased
  • application site irritation
  • application site reaction
  • application site vesicles
  • blood pressure increased
  • dermatitis contact

Most common side effects by age *:

20-29:
  • diarrhoea
  • urticaria
30-39:
  • throat irritation
  • application site warmth
  • loss of consciousness
  • sensory disturbance
  • tendonitis
40-49:
  • abdominal distension
  • application site rash
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • bronchospasm
  • crohn's disease
  • drug ineffective
  • swollen tongue
  • urticaria
  • vomiting
50-59:
  • drug ineffective
  • application site irritation
  • nasopharyngitis
  • rash
  • application site pruritus
  • burning sensation
  • erythema
  • lactose intolerance
  • meniscus lesion
  • nausea
60+:
  • drug ineffective
  • application site pain
  • cerebral infarction
  • pain in extremity
  • skin ulcer
  • weight increased
  • angioplasty
  • application site irritation
  • application site pruritus
  • application site rash

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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