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 3,421 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 3,641 Insulin 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 68,563 Psoriasis patients)
On Mar, 12, 2015: 3,421 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Humira for a 32-year old man with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Eyelid Inflammation (chronic inflammation of the eyelid), Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints), Psoriasis Aggravated (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin), Skin Burning Sensation
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Vitamin D, Lexapro, Wellbutrin Xl, Ventolin Hfa, Verapamil Hcl, Morphine Sulfate, Gabapentin, Hydrocodone Compound for a 50-year old woman with Deficiency Anaemia, Vitamin D Decreased, Depression, Asthma Late Onset, Heart Rate Increased, Inflammatory Pain, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Breast Removal Surgery, Plantar Fasciitis, Psoriatic Arthropathy, Psoriasis, Degenerative Joint Disease, Fibromyalgia
- A study of drug interactions between Diazepam, Coq10, Fish Oil, Tamsulosin, Propranolol Hydrochloride, Prilosec, Sumatriptan Succinate, Prozac, Meloxicam, Gabapentin for a 47-year old man with Pain, Brain Fog, Lower Cholesterol, Frequent Or Urgent Urination, Headache, Gerd, Migraine, Depression, Joint Pain, Bone And Joint Pain. The patient has Pain - Heel, Constipation, Diarrhea, Heart Palpitations, Shortness Of Breath, Testicle Pain, Dizzy Spells, Tinnitus, Chronic Pain, Sleep Issues, Psoriasis, Anxiety, Depression, Pain - Shoulder, Blurred Vision, Memory Loss, Skin Issues, Brain Fog, Fatigue, Back Pain - Low, Headache, Migraine, Arthritis - Neck, Bone Spurs In Neck, Neck Pain, Joint Pain
Recent Insulin related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Klonopin, Levothyroxine Sodium, Albuterol, Insulin, Lexapro for a 63-year old woman who has Depression
- Comparions of Prozac, Insulin for a 73-year old man who has Diabetes
- Comparions of Topamax, Insulin, Cinnamon, Metformin for a 43-year old woman who has Diabetes
- Comparions of Insulin, Glipizide, Metformin for a 63-year old man who has Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
- Comparions of Insulin, Propranolol Hydrochloride, Emsam, Oxycontin, Valproic Acid for a 58-year old man who has Neuropathy Peripheral
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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