Review: could Ginkgo biloba cause Skin rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Skin rash is found among people who take Ginkgo biloba, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 445 people who have side effects while taking Ginkgo biloba from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.
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Ginkgo biloba has active ingredients of ginkgo. It is often used in memory loss. (latest outcomes from 511 Ginkgo biloba users)
Skin rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 146,504 Skin rash patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 445 people reported to have side effects when taking Ginkgo biloba. Among them, 21 people (4.72%) have Skin Rash.
Time on Ginkgo biloba when people have Skin rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin rash||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Ginkgo biloba * :
|Skin rash||63.64%||36.36% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Ginkgo biloba * :
|Skin rash||0.00%||19.05%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.52%||33.33%||38.10% |
Severity of Skin rash when taking Ginkgo biloba ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin rash||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Skin rash ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (6 people, 28.57%)
- Muscle disorder (3 people, 14.29%)
- Arthritis (3 people, 14.29%)
- Epilepsy (3 people, 14.29%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (7 people, 33.33%)
- Lorazepam (6 people, 28.57%)
- Ascorbic acid (5 people, 23.81%)
- Folic acid (5 people, 23.81%)
- Fosamax (5 people, 23.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Aspirin, Simvastatin, Clonazepam for a 60-year old man with Nutrition - Inadequate, Heart Attack, High Blood Cholesterol, Generalised Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Rash Generalised
- A study of side effects of Ramipril for a 42-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Skin Rash (redness)
- A study of drug interactions between Ginkgo Biloba, Cetirizine Hydrochloride, Armour Thyroid, Plaquenil, Benicar for a 68-year old woman with Blood Thinner, Allergy, Hypothyroidism, Pml, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Itchy Rash On Arms And Chest
- A study of side effects of Flovent Hfa for a 58-year old woman with Asthma. The patient has Rash (redness)
- A study of drug interactions between Lisinopril, Sertraline for a 53-year old man with Blood Pressure Decreased, Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Lip Dry, Burning Eyes, Rash Generalised
Recent Ginkgo biloba related drug comparison:
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