Review: could Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate cause Skin Discoloration - Bluish?


Skin discoloration - bluish is found among people who take Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Celecoxib, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 7,802 people who have side effects while taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Skin discoloration - bluish. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin discoloration - bluish and more.

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Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate

Hydroxychloroquine sulfate has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Hydroxychloroquine sulfate 8,842 users)

Skin Discoloration - Bluish

Skin discoloration - bluish (bluish colour of skin) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety, asthma (latest reports from 11,180 Skin discoloration - bluish patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

7,802 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate.
Among them, 14 people (0.18%) have Skin Discoloration - Bluish

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Hydroxychloroquine sulfate cause Skin discoloration - bluish?

Gender of people who have Skin Discoloration - Bluish when taking Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Skin Discoloration - Bluish when taking Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 23.08 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 7.69 %
  • 40-49: 15.38 %
  • 50-59: 7.69 %
  • 60+: 46.15 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (2 people, 14.29%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (2 people, 14.29%)
  • Poisoning Deliberate (1 person, 7.14%)
  • Pain (1 person, 7.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Risperidone (6 people, 42.86%)
  • Lorazepam (6 people, 42.86%)
  • Fluconazole (6 people, 42.86%)
  • Cyclobenzaprine (6 people, 42.86%)
  • Celecoxib (6 people, 42.86%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypotension (7 people, 50.00%)
  • Septic Shock (6 people, 42.86%)
  • Electrolyte Imbalance (6 people, 42.86%)
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness (6 people, 42.86%)
  • Aspiration (6 people, 42.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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