Cozaar and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Cozaar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Norvasc, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Itching with Cozaar. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 33,171 people who have side effects when taking Cozaar from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 18, 2017
33,171 people reported to have side effects when taking Cozaar.
Among them, 773 people (2.33%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cozaar when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 23.26 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.6 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.95 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.95 %
- 2 - 5 years: 23.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.65 %
- 10+ years: 2.33 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Cozaar *:
- female: 66.93 %
- male: 33.07 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Cozaar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.16 %
- 10-19: 0.16 %
- 20-29: 0.65 %
- 30-39: 1.45 %
- 40-49: 8.39 %
- 50-59: 15.0 %
- 60+: 74.19 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (70 people, 9.06%)
- Diabetes (36 people, 4.66%)
- Pain (26 people, 3.36%)
- Multiple Myeloma (25 people, 3.23%)
- Depression (25 people, 3.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Norvasc (100 people, 12.94%)
- Aspirin (99 people, 12.81%)
- Lipitor (97 people, 12.55%)
- Lasix (88 people, 11.38%)
- Synthroid (83 people, 10.74%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (222 people, 28.72%)
- Fatigue (107 people, 13.84%)
- Weakness (99 people, 12.81%)
- Pain (97 people, 12.55%)
- Nausea (91 people, 11.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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How long after stopping will the itching stop? Has been 5 days is no way as bad or often seems to be less every day, was horrible when taking. Would think after 5 days any side effect should be gone completely.
User reviews to the study
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