Review: could Fenofibrate cause Itching?
We study 8,825 people who have side effects while taking Fenofibrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 286 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Fenofibrate (latest outcomes from 9,117 users) has active ingredients of fenofibrate. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Itching (latest reports from 545,250 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Aug, 15, 2014: 8,823 people reported to have side effects when taking Fenofibrate. Among them, 282 people (3.20%) have Itching. They amount to 0.05% of all the 544,086 people who have Itching on eHealthMe.
Time on Fenofibrate when people have Itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Fenofibrate * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Fenofibrate * :
Severity of Itching when taking Fenofibrate ** :
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How people recovered from Itching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (44 people, 15.60%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (23 people, 8.16%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 6.74%)
- High density lipoprotein decreased (15 people, 5.32%)
- Diabetes mellitus (14 people, 4.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Niaspan (82 people, 29.08%)
- Aspirin (65 people, 23.05%)
- Lisinopril (33 people, 11.70%)
- Simcor (24 people, 8.51%)
- Crestor (19 people, 6.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I take lisinopril and the fenofibrate right before I go to bed. I have been on fenofibrate for 6 months. When I go to bed I start itching really bad and I have insomnia. could my meds be causing this?
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