Review: could Elavil cause Acne?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 28, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 11,009 people who take Elavil. Among them, 17 have Acne. See who they are, when they have Acne and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Elavil (latest outcomes from 11,844 users) has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, migraine. Commonly reported side effects of Elavil include pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, nausea aggravated, nausea.
Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) (latest reports from 62,380 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 11,009 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 62,380 people who have Acne.
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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