Melatonin and Acne vulgaris - from FDA reports
Acne vulgaris is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xyrem, and have Narcolepsy. This review analyzes which people have Acne vulgaris with Melatonin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,039 people who have side effects when taking Melatonin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 21, 2017
11,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 36 people (0.33%) have Acne vulgaris
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Melatonin when people have Acne vulgaris *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 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 Acne vulgaris when taking Melatonin *:
- female: 61.11 %
- male: 38.89 %
Age of people who have Acne vulgaris when taking Melatonin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 32.14 %
- 20-29: 28.57 %
- 30-39: 7.14 %
- 40-49: 14.29 %
- 50-59: 10.71 %
- 60+: 7.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Narcolepsy (4 people, 11.11%)
- Micropenis (3 people, 8.33%)
- Growth Hormone Deficiency (3 people, 8.33%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (3 people, 8.33%)
- Affective Disorder (3 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xyrem (6 people, 16.67%)
- Zoloft (5 people, 13.89%)
- Singulair (5 people, 13.89%)
- Zyrtec (4 people, 11.11%)
- Lorazepam (3 people, 8.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (7 people, 19.44%)
- Nosebleed (4 people, 11.11%)
- Headache (4 people, 11.11%)
- Fever (4 people, 11.11%)
- Constipation (4 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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