Review: could Atenolol cause Rash?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 77,142 people who take Atenolol. Among them, 2,544 have Rash. See who they are, when they have Rash and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Atenolol (latest outcomes from 82,513 users) has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure, heart palpitations. Commonly reported side effects of Atenolol include nausea, nausea aggravated, weakness, fatigue, dizziness.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 946,733 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 77,076 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 2,540 people (3.30%) have Rash.
Time on Atenolol when people have Rash * :
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Gender of people who have Rash when taking Atenolol * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Atenolol * :
Severity of Rash when taking Atenolol ** :
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How people recovered from Rash ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (508 people, 20.00%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (209 people, 8.23%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (181 people, 7.13%)
- Pain (132 people, 5.20%)
- Depression (104 people, 4.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (612 people, 24.09%)
- Lipitor (347 people, 13.66%)
- Lisinopril (322 people, 12.68%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (301 people, 11.85%)
- Simvastatin (278 people, 10.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 year ago):
No rash while taking lowest dose twice a day. Dr. added 1/2 pill because one thyroid level was not dropping and now I have the rash on legs, arms and chest.
From this study (1 year ago):
I have a very itchy rash red blotches and very small bumps under the skin on both arms
From this study (2 years ago):
Seems that the side effects are worse that the original problems.(GERD & Barrett's issues)
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