Carbamazepine and Itchiness - from FDA reports
Itchiness is found among people who take Carbamazepine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Clonazepam, and have Trigeminal neuralgia. This review analyzes which people have Itchiness with Carbamazepine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 22,346 people who have side effects when taking Carbamazepine from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 16, 2017
22,346 people reported to have side effects when taking Carbamazepine.
Among them, 378 people (1.69%) have Itchiness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Carbamazepine when people have Itchiness *:
- < 1 month: 51.72 %
- 1 - 6 months: 39.66 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.72 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.72 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.72 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.45 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itchiness when taking Carbamazepine *:
- female: 63.07 %
- male: 36.93 %
Age of people who have Itchiness when taking Carbamazepine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.32 %
- 10-19: 6.29 %
- 20-29: 8.28 %
- 30-39: 11.59 %
- 40-49: 17.88 %
- 50-59: 20.2 %
- 60+: 34.44 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Trigeminal Neuralgia (24 people, 6.35%)
- Convulsion (23 people, 6.08%)
- Epilepsy (22 people, 5.82%)
- Pain (17 people, 4.50%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (17 people, 4.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Clonazepam (31 people, 8.20%)
- Diazepam (18 people, 4.76%)
- Tegretol (16 people, 4.23%)
- Lorazepam (16 people, 4.23%)
- Fluconazole (15 people, 3.97%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (154 people, 40.74%)
- Fever (107 people, 28.31%)
- Erythema Multiforme (70 people, 18.52%)
- Skin Exfoliation (54 people, 14.29%)
- Urticaria (45 people, 11.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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