Review: could Lamisil cause Pustular Psoriasis?


Pustular psoriasis is found among people who take Lamisil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Diprosone, and have Nail tinea . We study 9,774 people who have side effects while taking Lamisil from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Pustular psoriasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Pustular psoriasis and more.

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Lamisil has active ingredients of terbinafine hydrochloride. It is often used in nail tinea. (latest outcomes from Lamisil 10,469 users)

Pustular Psoriasis

Pustular psoriasis (raised bumps on the skin that are filled with pus) has been reported by people with psoriasis, staphylococcal infection, death, t-cell lymphoma, pneumonia (latest reports from 2,242 Pustular psoriasis patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

9,774 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamisil.
Among them, 17 people (0.17%) have Pustular Psoriasis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lamisil cause Pustular psoriasis?

Time on Lamisil when people have Pustular Psoriasis *:

  • < 1 month: 92.86 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.14 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Pustular Psoriasis when taking Lamisil *:

  • female: 94.12 %
  • male: 5.88 %

Age of people who have Pustular Psoriasis when taking Lamisil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 35.29 %
  • 40-49: 23.53 %
  • 50-59: 5.88 %
  • 60+: 35.29 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Nail Tinea (6 people)
  • Intertrigo (2 people)
  • Shoulder Pain (1 person)
  • Psoriasis (1 person)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Diprosone (5 people)
  • Taclonex (2 people)
  • Fosamax (2 people)
  • Ketoprofen (1 person)
  • Econazole Nitrate (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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