Review: could Lyrica cause Skin rash?
We study 64,283 people who have side effects while taking Lyrica from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,228 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.
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Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,486 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia.
Skin rash (redness) (latest reports from 968,895 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 64,271 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica. Among them, 2,227 people (3.47%) have Skin Rash. They amount to 0.23% of all the 967,712 people who have Skin Rash on eHealthMe.
Time on Lyrica when people have Skin rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin rash||58.63%||28.67%||3.85%||3.57%||4.14%||1.14%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Lyrica * :
|Skin rash||66.93%||33.07% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Lyrica * :
|Skin rash||0.10%||0.00%||0.81%||2.29%||6.62%||18.20%||23.20%||48.79% |
Severity of Skin rash when taking Lyrica ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin rash||14.29%||42.86%||42.86%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Skin rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Skin rash||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (446 people, 20.03%)
- Fibromyalgia (426 people, 19.13%)
- Neuralgia (319 people, 14.32%)
- Hypertension (251 people, 11.27%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (234 people, 10.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (322 people, 14.46%)
- Aspirin (247 people, 11.09%)
- Lasix (212 people, 9.52%)
- Nexium (195 people, 8.76%)
- Cymbalta (190 people, 8.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 week ago):
I'm on lyrica since August 6th,2014. After that I started developing skin rashes near my armpits in both the hands. Please let me know if this will be the side effect of lyrica or some other problem. Note : IM also taking doxy tablet!
From this study (6 months ago):
bilateral hip pain just started
ring rash in on the elbow crease
fine motor tremors both hands
weakness in both legs climbing stairs last 7 days
From this study (8 months ago):
Had shingles diagnosed in June 2013. Could these itchy patches of bumps be shingles or medication caused?
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