Review: could Insulin cause Psoriasis?
Summary: Psoriasis is found among people who take Insulin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Regular insulin, and have Cardiac disorder.
We study 3,413 people who have side effects while taking Insulin from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Psoriasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Psoriasis and more.
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Insulin has active ingredients of insulin pork. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Insulin 3,633 users)
Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin) has been reported by people with psoriatic arthropathy, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Psoriasis 67,969 patients)
On Dec, 7, 2014: 3,413 people reported to have side effects when taking Insulin. Among them, 9 people (0.26%) have Psoriasis.
Time on Insulin when people have Psoriasis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Psoriasis when taking Insulin * :
Age of people who have Psoriasis when taking Insulin * :
Severity of Psoriasis when taking Insulin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Psoriasis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Cardiac disorder (1 people, 11.11%)
- Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 11.11%)
- Psoriasis (1 people, 11.11%)
- Diabetes (1 people, 11.11%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Regular insulin (7 people, 77.78%)
- Nph insulin (7 people, 77.78%)
- Trazodone hcl (6 people, 66.67%)
- Zoloft (5 people, 55.56%)
- Ibuprofen (5 people, 55.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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