Review: could Hydrochlorothiazide cause Itching?
Summary: Itching is found among people who take Hydrochlorothiazide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 60,063 people who have side effects while taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,461 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Hydrochlorothiazide has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 62,015 Hydrochlorothiazide users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 88,292 Itching patients)
On Mar, 14, 2015: 60,054 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide. Among them, 1,460 people (2.43%) have Itching.
Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
Severity of Itching when taking Hydrochlorothiazide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Itching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (299 people, 20.48%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (137 people, 9.38%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (69 people, 4.73%)
- High density lipoprotein decreased (68 people, 4.66%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (59 people, 4.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (357 people, 24.45%)
- Niaspan (232 people, 15.89%)
- Lisinopril (229 people, 15.68%)
- Lipitor (156 people, 10.68%)
- Atenolol (154 people, 10.55%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Lisinopril, Hydrochlorothiazide, Synthroid for a 52-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Night Sweats, Hot Flashes, Cough
- A study of drug interactions between Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride, HCTZ for a 41-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Swollen Ankles And Lower Leg
- A study of side effects of Xanax for a 70-year old man with Itching. The patient has Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Acidophilus Lactobacillus, Benicar Hct for a 58-year old woman with Bowel Movement Irregularity, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled. The patient has Back Pain, Nausea, Leg Cramping, Tongue Irritation, Insomnia, Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Zocor, Xanax, Zoloft, Levothyroxine Sodium, Protonix for a 64-year old woman with Total Cholesterol, Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Hyperthyroidism, Reflux Gastritis. The patient has Itching
Recent Hydrochlorothiazide related drug comparison:
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