Review: could Haldol cause Pruritus?
This is a review of Pruritus (Itching) by studying 9,392 people who take Haldol. We analyze: the time on Haldol when people have Pruritus, gender and age of these people, the severity of Pruritus, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Haldol. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Haldol (latest outcomes from 9,631 users) has active ingredients of haloperidol. It is often used in schizophrenia, psychosis. Commonly reported side effects of Haldol include type 2 diabetes, diabetes, agitation, fever, fatigue.
Pruritus (severe itching of the skin) (latest reports from 520,288 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 11, 2014: 9,392 people reported to have side effects when taking Haldol. Among them, 88 people (0.94%) have Pruritus. They amount to 0.02% of all the 520,288 people who have Pruritus.
Time on Haldol when people have Pruritus * :
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Gender of people who have Pruritus when taking Haldol * :
Age of people who have Pruritus when taking Haldol * :
Severity of Pruritus when taking Haldol ** :
How people recovered from Pruritus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (12 people, 13.64%)
- Hypertension (9 people, 10.23%)
- Breast cancer (8 people, 9.09%)
- Constipation (6 people, 6.82%)
- Nausea (6 people, 6.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Compazine (15 people, 17.05%)
- Valium (15 people, 17.05%)
- Percocet (15 people, 17.05%)
- Ativan (15 people, 17.05%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 15.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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