Review: could Effient cause Skin rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Skin rash is found among people who take Effient, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Stent. We study 2,621 people who have side effects while taking Effient from FDA and social media. Among them, 98 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.
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Effient has active ingredients of prasugrel hydrochloride. It is often used in stent. (latest outcomes from 2,714 Effient users)
Skin rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 146,526 Skin rash patients)
On Apr, 28, 2015: 2,620 people reported to have side effects when taking Effient. Among them, 98 people (3.74%) 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||55.00%||30.00%||10.00%||5.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Effient * :
|Skin rash||37.61%||62.39% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Effient * :
|Skin rash||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.27%||10.13%||41.77%||46.84% |
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%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Stent placement (25 people, 25.51%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (11 people, 11.22%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 7.14%)
- Acute myocardial infarction (6 people, 6.12%)
- Multiple sclerosis (4 people, 4.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (51 people, 52.04%)
- Niaspan (25 people, 25.51%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (23 people, 23.47%)
- Simvastatin (21 people, 21.43%)
- Crestor (18 people, 18.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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