Review: could Biotin cause Rash?
We study 1,369 people who have side effects while taking Biotin from FDA and social media. Among them, 88 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Biotin (latest outcomes from 1,615 users) has active ingredients of biotin. It is often used in hair loss.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 969,201 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 1,363 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin. Among them, 88 people (6.46%) have Rash. They amount to 0.01% of all the 969,500 people who have Rash on eHealthMe.
Time on Biotin when people have Rash * :
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Age of people who have Rash when taking Biotin * :
Severity of Rash when taking Biotin ** :
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How people recovered from Rash ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (11 people, 12.50%)
- Diabetes mellitus (10 people, 11.36%)
- Anaemia (10 people, 11.36%)
- Prophylaxis (9 people, 10.23%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 10.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (32 people, 36.36%)
- Calcium (24 people, 27.27%)
- Multi-vitamin (22 people, 25.00%)
- Nexium (21 people, 23.86%)
- Magnesium (21 people, 23.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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