Review: could Doxycycline hyclate cause Itching?
Summary: Itching is found among people who take Doxycycline hyclate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nexium, and have High blood pressure.
We study 1,697 people who have side effects while taking Doxycycline hyclate from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Doxycycline Hyclate has active ingredients of doxycycline hyclate. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from 2,413 Doxycycline Hyclate users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 88,273 Itching patients)
On Feb, 13, 2015: 1,692 people reported to have side effects when taking Doxycycline hyclate. Among them, 44 people (2.60%) have Itching.
Time on Doxycycline hyclate when people have Itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Itching when taking Doxycycline hyclate * :
Severity of Itching when taking Doxycycline hyclate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Itching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (17 people, 38.64%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (15 people, 34.09%)
- Fatigue (14 people, 31.82%)
- Multiple myeloma (14 people, 31.82%)
- Wheezing (2 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (19 people, 43.18%)
- Fosamax (17 people, 38.64%)
- Zocor (16 people, 36.36%)
- Lipitor (16 people, 36.36%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (16 people, 36.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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