Review: could Elavil cause Acne?
We study 11,098 people who have side effects while taking Elavil from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Acne. Find out below who they are, when they have Acne and more.
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Elavil (latest outcomes from 11,881 users) has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) (latest reports from 62,897 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis.
On Aug, 23, 2014: 11,098 people reported to have side effects when taking Elavil. Among them, 29 people (0.26%) have Acne. They amount to 0.05% of all the 62,897 people who have Acne on eHealthMe.
Time on Elavil when people have Acne * :
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Gender of people who have Acne when taking Elavil * :
Age of people who have Acne when taking Elavil * :
Severity of Acne when taking Elavil ** :
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How people recovered from Acne ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumour (7 people, 24.14%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (5 people, 17.24%)
- Pain (4 people, 13.79%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (2 people, 6.90%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (2 people, 6.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sandostatin lar (7 people, 24.14%)
- Afinitor (7 people, 24.14%)
- Codeine syrup (7 people, 24.14%)
- Zelnorm (5 people, 17.24%)
- Synthroid (5 people, 17.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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