Could Botox cause Rashes - from FDA reports
Rashes is found among people who take Botox, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lexapro, and have Skin wrinkling . We study 25,926 people who have side effects while taking Botox from FDA. Among them, 686 have Rashes. Find out below who they are, when they have Rashes 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 26,284 users)
Rashes (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 263,345 Rashes patients).
On Jan, 02, 2017
25,926 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox.
Among them, 686 people (2.65%) have Rashes
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Botox when people have Rashes *:
- < 1 month: 98.56 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.48 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.24 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.24 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.24 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.24 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Rashes when taking Botox *:
- female: 88.67 %
- male: 11.33 %
Age of people who have Rashes when taking Botox *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.17 %
- 10-19: 0.7 %
- 20-29: 3.04 %
- 30-39: 16.36 %
- 40-49: 30.84 %
- 50-59: 28.04 %
- 60+: 19.86 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Skin Wrinkling (376 people, 54.81%)
- Migraine (72 people, 10.50%)
- Torticollis (49 people, 7.14%)
- Pain (34 people, 4.96%)
- Depression (26 people, 3.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lexapro (30 people, 4.37%)
- Fish Oil (26 people, 3.79%)
- Topamax (21 people, 3.06%)
- Vicodin (19 people, 2.77%)
- Klonopin (19 people, 2.77%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Swelling Face (120 people, 17.49%)
- Headache (98 people, 14.29%)
- Itching (85 people, 12.39%)
- Urticaria (69 people, 10.06%)
- Breathing Difficulty (66 people, 9.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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