Depo-provera and Skin rash - from FDA reports
Skin rash is found among people who take Depo-Provera, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Birth control . We study 11,576 people who have side effects while taking Depo-provera from FDA. Among them, 261 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.
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Depo-provera has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Depo-provera 12,558 users)
Skin rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 263,392 Skin rash patients).
On Jan, 24, 2017
11,576 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera.
Among them, 261 people (2.25%) have Skin Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depo-provera when people have Skin Rash *:
- < 1 month: 71.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.76 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.35 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.17 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Depo-provera *:
- female: 98.76 %
- male: 1.24 %
Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Depo-provera *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 21.32 %
- 20-29: 35.03 %
- 30-39: 19.8 %
- 40-49: 17.77 %
- 50-59: 3.55 %
- 60+: 2.54 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Birth Control (109 people, 41.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (11 people, 4.21%)
- Pain (9 people, 3.45%)
- Depression (8 people, 3.07%)
- Acne (8 people, 3.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Albuterol (18 people, 6.90%)
- Singulair (14 people, 5.36%)
- Ambien (13 people, 4.98%)
- Xanax (12 people, 4.60%)
- Effexor (11 people, 4.21%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (61 people, 23.37%)
- Breathing Difficulty (41 people, 15.71%)
- Headache (37 people, 14.18%)
- Hypersensitivity (35 people, 13.41%)
- Fatigue (34 people, 13.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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