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Review: could Clonidine cause Rash (Rashes)?

Summary: Rash is found among people who take Clonidine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.

We study 9,229 people who have side effects while taking Clonidine from FDA and social media. Among them, 454 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.

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Clonidine

Clonidine has active ingredients of clonidine. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 9,672 Clonidine users)

Rash

Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 150,999 Rash patients)

On Jan, 3, 2015: 9,217 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonidine. Among them, 454 people (4.93%) have Rash.

Trend of Rash in Clonidine reports

Time on Clonidine when people have Rash * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Rash31.25%56.25%6.25%0.00%0.00%0.00%6.25%

Age of people who have Rash when taking Clonidine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rash0.00%1.15%2.07%3.46%6.68%13.13%29.26%44.24%

Severity of Rash when taking Clonidine ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Rash0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Rash ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Rash0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (81 people, 17.84%)
  2. Angiogram (58 people, 12.78%)
  3. Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging brain (54 people, 11.89%)
  4. Pain (40 people, 8.81%)
  5. Anxiety (37 people, 8.15%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (169 people, 37.22%)
  2. Lisinopril (127 people, 27.97%)
  3. Epogen (113 people, 24.89%)
  4. Magnevist (109 people, 24.01%)
  5. Norvasc (107 people, 23.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Antihistamines did not help my itchy rash from this drug. What else can I use or get from my doctor?
  • I have been told by my gastroenterologist that i have gastroparesis, what are my treatment options, if any?
    I've had a CT scan and a Gastric Emptying study completed. My stomach is only 35% emptied after 4 hours, it should be at least 90% empty at that point. I have a colonoscopy and esophagealendoscopy scheduled for the first week of the year. What are my treatment options at this point?
  • What type of seizure do people have using clonidine
    My son has been having drop seizures & i believe the Clonidine may be causing them.
  • Alprazolam & amoxicillin
    Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for
    about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.
  • How long does redness last after picato?
    After 3 and a half weeks, I still have a huge red splotch on my face where I applied picato gel according to directions from my dermatologist. I'm very worried that it will be permanent. I had a huge water filled blister the morning after my first application of the gel. I used it two more times as directed. After a week, some of the redness was going away but I've seen no more improvement in the past two weeks. I'm still scaley, rough and red.

    Has anyone else experience this? I went by the doctors office the first morning and was told it was as expected. I've called back and been told not to worry. I see the dr in two more weeks, but for now, I'm quite upset that permanent damage has been done. I was not warned at all that this could happen. The photos in the medication packaging led me to believe that in 3 weeks, all redness would be gone. Info needed for sure. Please let me know. Thanks

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  • After taking these meds, most for ten years, I began to have a rash. Started around my ankle and has spread all over my body, except my face and neck...three biopsies have noted that I do have an allergy but no other information. Started after I had my knee replaced. Has anyone had rashes from any of these meds?

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