Review: could Irbesartan cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Irbesartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension.
We study 7,795 people who have side effects while taking Irbesartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 186 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Irbesartan has active ingredients of irbesartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Irbesartan 7,957 users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.(latest reports from Rash 150,227 patients)
On Nov, 25, 2014: 7,795 people reported to have side effects when taking Irbesartan. Among them, 187 people (2.40%) have Rash.
Time on Irbesartan when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Irbesartan * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Irbesartan * :
Severity of Rash when taking Irbesartan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (43 people, 22.99%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (19 people, 10.16%)
- Diabetes mellitus (15 people, 8.02%)
- Pain (10 people, 5.35%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (9 people, 4.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (24 people, 12.83%)
- Simvastatin (19 people, 10.16%)
- Atenolol (17 people, 9.09%)
- Acetaminophen (16 people, 8.56%)
- Humira (16 people, 8.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Asked by a 66 year old woman who has Nap On And Off Between Clients. HALF DEAD, Unbearable Fatigue. Can't Stay Up All Day)
I've been on Avapro for years and years. No side effects. I got switched somehow to irbesartan 150 and am exhausted it makes me feel like I am dying.
I have to take four naps a day and don't have time to take care of anything.
I am in bed at seven pm.
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(Asked by a 18 year old girl who has Skin Rash)
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(Asked by a 50 year old woman who has Skin Rash, and takes Neurontin)
Have been Taking 3000 mg Neurontin per day for migraine treatment for aprox 3 months and have recently developed unexplained rash on face.
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