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Review: could Folic acid cause Melasma?





Summary: Melasma is reported only by a few people who take Folic acid.

We study 84,123 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

Folic acid has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in therapeutic drug levels. (latest outcomes from Folic acid 84,787 users)

Melasma

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, menorrhagia, systemic lupus erythematosus, high blood cholesterol, hormone therapy.(latest reports from Melasma 409 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 84,114 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 2 people (0.00%) have Melasma.

Trend of Melasma in Folic acid reports

Time on Folic acid when people have Melasma * :

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Age of people who have Melasma when taking Folic acid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Melasma0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%

Severity of Melasma when taking Folic acid ** :

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How people recovered from Melasma ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Hypersensitivity (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Migraine (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (2 people, 100.00%)
  2. Tramadol hcl (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Zyrtec (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Flonase (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Retin-a (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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