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Review: could Exforge cause Rash (Rashes)?

Summary: Rash is found among people who take Exforge, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. We study 4,390 people who have side effects while taking Exforge from FDA and social media. Among them, 167 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.

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Exforge

Exforge has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate; valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 4,588 Exforge users)

Rash

Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,070 Rash patients)

On May, 21, 2015: 4,390 people reported to have side effects when taking Exforge. Among them, 167 people (3.80%) have Rash.

Trend of Rash in Exforge reports

Time on Exforge when people have Rash * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Rash61.70%34.04%4.26%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Exforge * :

FemaleMale
Rash63.50%36.50%

Age of people who have Rash when taking Exforge * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rash0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%3.77%7.55%18.87%69.81%

Severity of Rash when taking Exforge ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Rash0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Rash ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (98 people, 58.68%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (16 people, 9.58%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (13 people, 7.78%)
  4. Hepatic neoplasm malignant (9 people, 5.39%)
  5. Pain (7 people, 4.19%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (28 people, 16.77%)
  2. Niaspan (19 people, 11.38%)
  3. Vitamin d (13 people, 7.78%)
  4. Synthroid (13 people, 7.78%)
  5. Metformin hcl (12 people, 7.19%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • rash is raised pink bumps, itchy, on legs. Was on arms but has resolved.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • Diagnosed with EA 3 years ago and a year ago I've had a rash on my torso, arms and now low one leg, but am away at college and haven't been back to the doctor or cardiologist.

    Reply

  • From this study (6 days ago):

  • Developed a red rash yesterday on the bottom of left forearm. This morning, rash was also on right bottom forearm, left and right wrist. Itching all over.

    Reply

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