Atenolol and Rash - from FDA reports
Rash is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 109,250 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA. Among them, 3,741 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Atenolol 114,204 users)
Rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 263,392 Rash patients).
On Jan, 26, 2017
109,250 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol.
Among them, 3,741 people (3.42%) have Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Atenolol when people have Rash *:
- < 1 month: 40.35 %
- 1 - 6 months: 21.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.26 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.75 %
- 2 - 5 years: 22.81 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.26 %
- 10+ years: 3.51 %
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Atenolol *:
- female: 59.54 %
- male: 40.46 %
Age of people who have Rash when taking Atenolol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.1 %
- 10-19: 0.3 %
- 20-29: 1.1 %
- 30-39: 2.94 %
- 40-49: 8.19 %
- 50-59: 23.56 %
- 60+: 63.8 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (787 people, 21.04%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (405 people, 10.83%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (259 people, 6.92%)
- Pain (192 people, 5.13%)
- Diabetes (163 people, 4.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (505 people, 13.50%)
- Lipitor (383 people, 10.24%)
- Lisinopril (358 people, 9.57%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (308 people, 8.23%)
- Simvastatin (306 people, 8.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (757 people, 20.24%)
- Pain (513 people, 13.71%)
- Fatigue (511 people, 13.66%)
- Nausea (428 people, 11.44%)
- Diarrhea (424 people, 11.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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