Review: could Magnesium cause Itching?
Summary: Itching is found among people who take Magnesium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 11,159 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium from FDA and social media. Among them, 321 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Magnesium has active ingredients of magnesium. It is often used in constipation. (latest outcomes from 11,667 Magnesium users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 88,292 Itching patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 11,159 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium. Among them, 320 people (2.87%) have Itching.
Time on Magnesium when people have Itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Magnesium * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Magnesium * :
Severity of Itching when taking Magnesium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Itching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (39 people, 12.19%)
- Depression (32 people, 10.00%)
- Constipation (28 people, 8.75%)
- Osteoporosis (20 people, 6.25%)
- Prophylaxis (20 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (90 people, 28.12%)
- Magnesium oxide (89 people, 27.81%)
- Vitamin d (63 people, 19.69%)
- Calcium (53 people, 16.56%)
- Coumadin (49 people, 15.31%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Omega-3 Oil, Magnesium, Evening Primrose Oil, Apple Cider Vinegar, Sumatriptan, Zorvolex, Folic Acid, Cetirizine Hydrochloride Allergy, Psyllium, Hydroxocobalamin for a 61-year old man with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Aches - Leg, Immune System Disorder, Complicated Migraine, Pain, Don't Know, Hay Fever, Constipation. The patient has Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Aches - Leg, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Migraine, Fibromyalgia, Hay Fever, Constipation, Vitamin B12 Deficiency
- A study of side effects of Omeprazole for a 63-year old man with Reflux Oesophagitis. The patient has Itching, Angioedema
- A study of side effects of Triamcinolone for a 37-year old woman with Nose - Objects In. The patient has Itching
- A study of side effects of Lisinopril for a 51-year old man with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Magnesium, Fish Oil, Esomeprazole Magnesium for a 43-year old woman with Magnesium - Low, Dry Eye, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. The patient has Lightheadedness - Dizzy
Recent Magnesium related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Atenolol, Magnesium, Losartan, Klor-con M20, Furosemide for a 49-year old man who has Congestive Heart Failure
- Comparions of Lamictal, Magnesium Carbonate for a 46-year old man who has Focal Epilepsy
- Comparions of Magnesium Oxide, Advicor for a 56-year old man who has High Blood Cholesterol
- Comparions of Magnesium Chloride, Meclizine Hydrochloride, , Tricor, Adderall 30 for a 66-year old woman who has ADHD
- Comparions of Flexeril, Magnesium Oxide, Dilantin, Lamictal for a 46-year old woman who has Epilepsy
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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