Botox and Infection - from FDA reports
Infection is found among people who take Botox, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Skin wrinkling . We study 25,926 people who have side effects while taking Botox from FDA. Among them, 38 have Infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Infection and more.
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Botox has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Botox 26,289 users)
Infection has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma, osteoporosis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 72,578 Infection patients).
On Feb, 16, 2017
25,926 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox.
Among them, 38 people (0.15%) have Infection
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Botox when people have Infection *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Infection when taking Botox *:
- female: 86.84 %
- male: 13.16 %
Age of people who have Infection when taking Botox *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 16 %
- 40-49: 8 %
- 50-59: 12 %
- 60+: 64 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Skin Wrinkling (14 people, 36.84%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (4 people, 10.53%)
- Migraine (4 people, 10.53%)
- Muscle Spasms (2 people, 5.26%)
- Hypertonic Bladder (1 person, 2.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (9 people, 23.68%)
- Cymbalta (9 people, 23.68%)
- Oxycontin (8 people, 21.05%)
- Pletal (7 people, 18.42%)
- Duragesic-100 (7 people, 18.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (11 people, 28.95%)
- Weakness (10 people, 26.32%)
- Pneumonia (10 people, 26.32%)
- Depression (10 people, 26.32%)
- Rashes (9 people, 23.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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