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Review: could Atenolol cause Rash?

Summary: Rash could be caused by Atenolol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 79,901 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,595 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.

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Atenolol

Atenolol (latest outcomes from 82,551 users) has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Rash

Rash (redness) (latest reports from 965,536 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 79,811 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 2,658 people (3.33%) have Rash. They amount to 0.28% of all the 963,966 people who have Rash on eHealthMe.

Trend of Rash in Atenolol reports

Time on Atenolol when people have Rash * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Rash37.29%18.64%5.08%6.78%20.34%5.08%6.78%

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Atenolol * :

FemaleMale
Rash58.08%41.92%

Age of people who have Rash when taking Atenolol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rash0.04%0.17%0.17%1.16%2.78%8.54%23.85%63.29%

Severity of Rash when taking Atenolol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Rash5.00%50.00%40.00%5.00%

How people recovered from Rash ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Rash0.00%22.22%77.78%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (524 people, 19.71%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (218 people, 8.20%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (182 people, 6.85%)
  4. Pain (138 people, 5.19%)
  5. Depression (109 people, 4.10%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (629 people, 23.66%)
  2. Lipitor (355 people, 13.36%)
  3. Lisinopril (330 people, 12.42%)
  4. Hydrochlorothiazide (306 people, 11.51%)
  5. Simvastatin (281 people, 10.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • 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.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • I have a very itchy rash red blotches and very small bumps under the skin on both arms

    Reply

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Seems that the side effects are worse that the original problems.(GERD & Barrett's issues)

    Reply

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