Botox and Stevens johnson syndrome - from FDA reports
Stevens johnson syndrome is found among people who take Botox, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Skin wrinkling. This review analyzes which people have Stevens johnson syndrome with Botox. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 30,301 people who have side effects when taking Botox from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
30,301 people reported to have side effects when taking Botox.
Among them, 12 people (0.04%) have Stevens johnson syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Botox when people have Stevens johnson syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 87.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Stevens johnson syndrome when taking Botox *:
- female: 50 %
- male: 50 %
Age of people who have Stevens johnson syndrome when taking Botox *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 33.33 %
- 50-59: 11.11 %
- 60+: 55.56 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Skin Wrinkling (3 people, 25.00%)
- Torticollis (2 people, 16.67%)
- Depression (2 people, 16.67%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (1 person, 8.33%)
- Epilepsy (1 person, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Valium (2 people, 16.67%)
- Cymbalta (2 people, 16.67%)
- Metaxalone (1 person, 8.33%)
- Diazepam (1 person, 8.33%)
- Aspirin (1 person, 8.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (3 people, 25.00%)
- Fever (3 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (2 people, 16.67%)
- Headache (1 person, 8.33%)
- C-Reactive Protein Increased (1 person, 8.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I went to my Neuro so we can decide on a new therapy for my MS. I explained the findings and reaction from me being on Copaxene. He had my papers from hospital and told him of the skin biopsy to confirm their findings. I'M still trying to recover from all of this.He told me I never heard of this ...
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Hello my name is Deidra I was on coalaxene for a month and half injected arm Left a slight rash and pain ignored it begin getting like flu symptoms when to the hospital xRash aS clear but had wheezing. By then rash was on my hands back round where my bra strap and pantie line. When back sent ...
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