Lexapro and Skin rash - from FDA reports
Skin rash is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Depression . We study 47,584 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA. Among them, 2,208 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.
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Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 54,144 users)
Skin rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 263,392 Skin rash patients).
On Jan, 20, 2017
47,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 2,208 people (4.64%) have Skin Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Skin Rash *:
- < 1 month: 36.36 %
- 1 - 6 months: 38.96 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.9 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.49 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.79 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.49 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 73.58 %
- male: 26.42 %
Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.06 %
- 10-19: 2.74 %
- 20-29: 6.28 %
- 30-39: 12.45 %
- 40-49: 19.82 %
- 50-59: 26.27 %
- 60+: 32.32 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (502 people, 22.74%)
- Stress And Anxiety (174 people, 7.88%)
- Pain (171 people, 7.74%)
- Bipolar Disorder (163 people, 7.38%)
- High Blood Pressure (160 people, 7.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (294 people, 13.32%)
- Ambien (277 people, 12.55%)
- Aspirin (265 people, 12.00%)
- Xanax (262 people, 11.87%)
- Lamictal (260 people, 11.78%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (481 people, 21.78%)
- Stress And Anxiety (453 people, 20.52%)
- Nausea (442 people, 20.02%)
- Fatigue (423 people, 19.16%)
- Itching (385 people, 17.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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