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 High blood pressure.
We study 7,800 people who have side effects while taking Irbesartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 177 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 7,961 Irbesartan users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,048 Rash patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 7,798 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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Recent Irbesartan related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Cozaar, Irbesartan for a 69-year old man who has Hypertension
- Comparions of Lisinopril, Olmesartan Medoxomil, Irbesartan, Candesartan Cilexetil, Telmisartan for a 43-year old man who has Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Tenex, Avapro for a 75-year old man who has Hypertension
- Comparions of Losartan, Telmisartan, Irbesartan, Lisinopril for a 57-year old man who has Hypertension
- Comparions of HCTZ, Spironolactone, Losartan Potassium, Avapro, Benicar for a 53-year old woman who has Hypertension
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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