Review: could Folic acid cause Melasma?
Summary: Melasma is reported only by a few people who take Folic acid.
We study 84,152 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Melasma. Find out below who they are, when they have Melasma and more.
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Folic acid has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in therapeutic drug levels. (latest outcomes from 84,821 Folic acid users)
Melasma (the mask of pregnancy when present in pregnant women) is a tan or dark skin discoloration) has been reported by people with birth control, heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding, systemic lupus erythematosus, hormone therapy, convulsion. (latest reports from 411 Melasma patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 84,152 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 2 people (0.00%) have Melasma.
Time on Folic acid when people have Melasma * :
Age of people who have Melasma when taking Folic acid * :
Severity of Melasma when taking Folic acid ** :
How people recovered from Melasma ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 50.00%)
- Hypersensitivity (1 people, 50.00%)
- Migraine (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (2 people, 100.00%)
- Tramadol hcl (1 people, 50.00%)
- Zyrtec (1 people, 50.00%)
- Flonase (1 people, 50.00%)
- Retin-a (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Methotrexate, Enbrel for a 51-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Nausea, Abdominal Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Metoprolol Succinate, Methotrexate Sodium Preservative Free, Plavix, Plaquenil, Humira, Folic Acid, Atorvastatin Calcium for a 59-year old woman with Coronary Artery Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Vitamin D, Zoloft, Methotrexate, Plaquenil for a 53-year old woman with Hair Loss, Iga Deficiency, Depression, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus Erythematosus. The patient has Don't Want To Socialize At All
- A study of drug interactions between Fluoxetine, Omeprazole, Prednisone, Folic Acid, Enbrel, Methotrexate for a 56-year old woman with Depression, Chest Tightness Or Pressure, Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Tremor
- A study of drug interactions between Lumigan, Doxazosin Mesylate, Ramipril, Diazepam, Prednisolone, Paracetamol, Tramadol, Folic Acid, Methotrexate for a 66-year old man with Pressure Sore, Blood Pressure Increased, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lung Surgery. The patient has Oral Discharge
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