Folic acid and Melasma - from FDA reports
Melasma is reported only by a few people who take Folic Acid. We study 103,933 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA. Among them, 2 have Melasma. Find out below who they are, when they have Melasma and more.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
103,933 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid.
Among them, 2 people (0.0%) have Melasma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Age of people who have Melasma when taking Folic acid *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 50 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 50 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Migraine (1 person, 50.00%)
- Hypersensitivity (1 person, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (2 people, 100.00%)
- Retin-A (1 person, 50.00%)
- Flonase (1 person, 50.00%)
- Enbrel (1 person, 50.00%)
- Alendronate Sodium (1 person, 50.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Synovitis (1 person, 50.00%)
- Sjogren Syndrome (1 person, 50.00%)
- Injection Site Pain (1 person, 50.00%)
- Injection Site Erythema (1 person, 50.00%)
- Dermatitis Contact (1 person, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
Hi I started taking folic acid about two weeks ago but I stopped cause am not one who is consistent in taking medicine. Am someone who can go hours without eating. I am slim nd I also want to put on a lil weight. Ok. So I decided to start taking the folic acid again since I have been told its ...
I am on mirena as have started getting dark patches on my cheeks. I want my IUD removed because of this but want to know if there is any chance at all that my skin will improve when I have it removed. Please someone give me something to grasp on to as it is really bothering me. My dark patches ...
Hi my name is Jan and i am 60 yrs old i have been taking folic acid for folate deficiency and they are given me the most terrible stomach cramps sometimes i cant get out of bed they are so bad!does any one else have any problems it would be good to hear from you,i also take diazepam for my ...
I have been taking lamicta for three years. I started noticing dark spot on both side of my cheeks. I thought it was sun damage until I went to a dermatologist and she told me that is actually Melasma. I got my thyroids check and came back negative. I am not on birth control pills and no ...
I took plaquenil for over a year and now have discoloration on my forehead. My RA doc said it was due to my plaquenil. He discontinued my prescription about 5 months ago but the discoloration has not faded. Does anyone know how long it should take for it to fade?