Review: could Depo-provera cause Skin rash?
Summary: Skin rash could be caused by Depo-provera, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Atenolol, and have Contraception.
We study 9,827 people who have side effects while taking Depo-provera from FDA and social media. Among them, 196 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.
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On Apr, 6, 2014: 9,827 people reported to have side effects when taking Depo-provera. Among them, 196 people (1.99%) have Skin Rash. They amount to 0.02% of all the 962,312 people who have Skin Rash on eHealthMe.
Time on Depo-provera when people have Skin rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin rash||75.00%||11.84%||2.63%||3.95%||3.95%||2.63%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Depo-provera * :
|Skin rash||0.00%||0.00%||19.27%||41.15%||17.71%||19.27%||2.08%||0.52% |
Severity of Skin rash when taking Depo-provera ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin rash||0.00%||57.14%||28.57%||14.29% |
How people recovered from Skin rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Skin rash||0.00%||28.57%||71.43% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (94 people, 47.96%)
- Hypertension (13 people, 6.63%)
- Endometriosis (11 people, 5.61%)
- Menstrual discomfort (10 people, 5.10%)
- Eczema (7 people, 3.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Atenolol (16 people, 8.16%)
- Albuterol (15 people, 7.65%)
- Ambien (12 people, 6.12%)
- Xanax (11 people, 5.61%)
- Vioxx (11 people, 5.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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