Review: could Effient cause Skin rash?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,589 people who take Effient. Among them, 97 have Skin rash. See who they are, when they have Skin rash and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Effient (latest outcomes from 2,679 users) has active ingredients of prasugrel hydrochloride. It is often used in stent, blood clots. Commonly reported side effects of Effient include chest pain, chest pain aggravated, heart attack, haemorrhage, breathing difficulty.
Skin rash (redness) (latest reports from 956,790 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, osteoporosis.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 2,589 people reported to have side effects when taking Effient. Among them, 97 people (3.75%) have Skin Rash. They amount to 0.01% of all the 951,278 people who have Skin Rash.
Time on Effient 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||57.89%||31.58%||5.26%||5.26%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Effient * :
|Skin rash||37.04%||62.96% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Effient * :
|Skin rash||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.28%||10.26%||41.03%||47.44% |
Severity of Skin rash when taking Effient ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin rash||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Skin rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Skin rash||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Stent placement (25 people, 25.77%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (11 people, 11.34%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 6.19%)
- Acute myocardial infarction (6 people, 6.19%)
- Low density lipoprotein increased (4 people, 4.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (50 people, 51.55%)
- Niaspan (25 people, 25.77%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (22 people, 22.68%)
- Simvastatin (20 people, 20.62%)
- Crestor (18 people, 18.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Within 2-3 hours of taking med,500mg, itching starts and last about 6-8 hours. Makes sleeping difficult,is magnified with Ibuprofen and I have a history of MS.
From this study (5 days ago):
I really believe we are missing the mark on my 8 year old son. He has been sick'like since he was 4 months old. He is being treated for ADHD/Aspergers/Allergies, but he is NO better. Now, he has petechiae around his eyes.
I'm at a loss. He has been cleared of Pediatric RA. Now what?
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