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Review: could Elavil cause Skin rash (Rashes)?

Summary: Skin rash is found among people who take Elavil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain.

We study 11,115 people who have side effects while taking Elavil from FDA and social media. Among them, 546 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.

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Elavil has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 11,903 Elavil users)

Skin rash

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, 5, 2015: 11,115 people reported to have side effects when taking Elavil. Among them, 544 people (4.89%) have Skin Rash.

Trend of Skin rash in Elavil reports

Time on Elavil when people have Skin rash * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Skin rash53.33%33.33%0.00%6.67%0.00%0.00%6.67%

Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Elavil * :

Skin rash63.95%36.05%

Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Elavil * :

Skin rash0.00%0.00%0.71%0.53%11.05%20.86%29.59%37.25%

Severity of Skin rash when taking Elavil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Skin rash33.33%33.33%0.00%33.33%

How people recovered from Skin rash ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Skin rash0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (107 people, 19.67%)
  2. Depression (66 people, 12.13%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (65 people, 11.95%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (61 people, 11.21%)
  5. Hypertension (47 people, 8.64%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (165 people, 30.33%)
  2. Zometa (136 people, 25.00%)
  3. Lasix (133 people, 24.45%)
  4. Vioxx (130 people, 23.90%)
  5. Aredia (126 people, 23.16%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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