Review: could Botox cause Rashes?
We study 12,785 people who have side effects while taking Botox from FDA and social media. Among them, 318 have Rashes. Find out below who they are, when they have Rashes and more.
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Botox (latest outcomes from 12,968 users) has active ingredients of botulinum toxin type a. It is often used in aging changes in skin.
Rashes (redness) (latest reports from 967,698 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Aug, 18, 2014: 12,785 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox. Among them, 318 people (2.49%) have Rashes. They amount to 0.03% of all the 969,836 people who have Rashes on eHealthMe.
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Gender of people who have Rashes when taking Botox * :
Age of people who have Rashes when taking Botox * :
Severity of Rashes when taking Botox ** :
How people recovered from Rashes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Skin wrinkling (218 people, 68.55%)
- Torticollis (83 people, 26.10%)
- Pain (51 people, 16.04%)
- Dystonia (31 people, 9.75%)
- Depression (28 people, 8.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Botox cosmetic (218 people, 68.55%)
- Multi-vitamins (47 people, 14.78%)
- Fish oil (44 people, 13.84%)
- Aspirin (39 people, 12.26%)
- Lexapro (39 people, 12.26%)
* 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 (17 hours ago):
I have developed a red itchy rash that has been coming off and on for last 6 months.
From this study (18 hours ago):
I broke out in a rash on several places on my body. A doctor diagnosed one area as contact dermatitis and another area as a yeast infection. After 2 weeks the rash is gone for the most part but I am still itching. It is worst after sleeping. I will awake itching and itch for some time after waking but eventually it tapers off.
From this study (21 hours ago):
I have developed a rash on my upper arms, elbows, back and groin areas
Dennis Walter on Aug, 2, 2014:
That sound like a Fixed drug eruption
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