Review: could Depo-provera cause Skin Rash?


Summary

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 Contraception . We study 11,162 people who have side effects while taking Depo-provera from FDA and social media. Among them, 246 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.

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Depo-provera

Depo-provera has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Depo-provera 12,339 users)

Skin Rash

Skin rash has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, diarrhea, pneumonia (latest reports from 254,287 Skin rash patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

11,162 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera.
Among them, 246 people (2.2%) have Skin Rash


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Depo-provera cause Skin rash?

Time on Depo-provera when people have Skin Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 66.13 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.13 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.23 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.06 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.23 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.23 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Depo-provera *:

  • female: 98.25 %
  • male: 1.75 %

Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Depo-provera *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 21.99 %
  • 20-29: 36.13 %
  • 30-39: 18.85 %
  • 40-49: 16.75 %
  • 50-59: 3.66 %
  • 60+: 2.62 %

Severity if Skin Rash when taking Depo-provera **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 60 %
  • severe: 30 %
  • most severe: 10 %

How people recovered from Skin Rash **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 22.22 %
  • not yet: 77.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (100 people, 40.65%)
  • Anxiety (11 people, 4.47%)
  • Pain (9 people, 3.66%)
  • Depression (8 people, 3.25%)
  • Acne (8 people, 3.25%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Albuterol (18 people, 7.32%)
  • Singulair (14 people, 5.69%)
  • Ambien (13 people, 5.28%)
  • Xanax (12 people, 4.88%)
  • Effexor (11 people, 4.47%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pruritus (60 people, 24.39%)
  • Dyspnoea (39 people, 15.85%)
  • Headache (36 people, 14.63%)
  • Hypersensitivity (35 people, 14.23%)
  • Fatigue (33 people, 13.41%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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