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Review: could Lisinopril cause Itching?

Summary: Itching could be caused by Lisinopril, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 93,305 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,464 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.

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Lisinopril

Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,739 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Itching

Itching (latest reports from 537,460 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.

On Apr, 5, 2014: 93,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 2,438 people (2.61%) have Itching. They amount to 0.46% of all the 535,200 people who have Itching on eHealthMe.

Trend of Itching in Lisinopril reports

Time on Lisinopril when people have Itching * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Itching40.74%16.05%11.11%12.35%11.11%6.17%2.47%

Gender of people who have Itching when taking Lisinopril * :

FemaleMale
Itching49.23%50.77%

Age of people who have Itching when taking Lisinopril * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Itching0.05%0.21%0.00%0.93%4.03%11.51%24.94%58.34%

Severity of Itching when taking Lisinopril ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Itching0.00%58.82%41.18%0.00%

How people recovered from Itching ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Itching14.29%0.00%85.71%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (456 people, 18.70%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (347 people, 14.23%)
  3. High density lipoprotein decreased (195 people, 8.00%)
  4. Blood triglycerides increased (147 people, 6.03%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (113 people, 4.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (825 people, 33.84%)
  2. Niaspan (640 people, 26.25%)
  3. Simvastatin (281 people, 11.53%)
  4. Plavix (281 people, 11.53%)
  5. Lipitor (254 people, 10.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Carla M. on May, 8, 2010:

    I recently had a colonoscopy with demerol and versed. I totally expected to have the usual " you won't remember anything" result,but that was not the case. I was in so much agonizing pain-- I felt 75% of everything that was going on. Every time he made a turn in my colon I felt it. I remember excessively moaning, crying out, writhing in pain. I am in such shock and disbelief that the doctor did not give me anymore pain medicine. Later, after talking to one of the nurses, I was told that my doc is stubborn and doesn't like to give extra pain medicine, also not a very compassionate person. I only wish he could experience what I went through. I wrote him a note explaining my experience. If he is any kind of a man he'll have the diginity to respond.

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    Sassy on May, 21, 2010:

    Carla,I would take him to court or some kind of further legal action

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    Sandy on Jun, 15, 2010:

    Hi Carla,

    If your doctor knows the anesthesiologist gives less medication during a procedure than you need, I'd ask your doctor to get another anesthesiologist for your procedures. I make sure the doctor and surgery center or hospital are aware of your experience, and have it noted in your hospital and doctor's records that you do not consent to that anesthesiologist being anywhere near your medical care.

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    holmeshome on Feb, 10, 2012:

    Unfortunately, many colonoscopies are performed by gastroenterologists without anesthesiologists being involved at all. And that is where the trouble lies because if you are given just Versed you do run the risk of knowing what is going on and feeling tremendous pain. Even teaching hospitals permit gastroenterologists to do these one man shows. So ask way beforehand just who is handling the anesthesia and what medication(s) are going to be used. Then do some research and get back to the doctor if you aren't pleased with what you have read.

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