Review: could Effient cause Itching?
We study 2,607 people who have side effects while taking Effient from FDA and social media. Among them, 81 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Effient (latest outcomes from 2,700 users) has active ingredients of prasugrel hydrochloride. It is often used in stent.
Itching (latest reports from 544,797 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Sep, 17, 2014: 2,607 people reported to have side effects when taking Effient. Among them, 81 people (3.11%) have Itching.
Time on Effient when people have Itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Effient * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Effient * :
Severity of Itching when taking Effient ** :
|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 * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (8 people, 9.88%)
- High density lipoprotein decreased (7 people, 8.64%)
- Stent placement (6 people, 7.41%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (6 people, 7.41%)
- Multiple sclerosis (4 people, 4.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (36 people, 44.44%)
- Niaspan (32 people, 39.51%)
- Simvastatin (16 people, 19.75%)
- Lisinopril (15 people, 18.52%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (14 people, 17.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Bumps,black blemishes only on jawbone. Its on both sides of my face. Never had skin problems until starting this medicine.
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palms of hand turn red and itch when exposed to cold lips and tongue tingle and itch
From this study (2 weeks ago):
After one week I began to have severe itching under the armpits which I cannot stop from scratching. It keeps me awake at night and is a real drag. I have a rash there as well. Should I stop taking the stuff?
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