Review: could Melatonin cause Itching?
Summary: Itching is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Ascorbic acid, and have Pain.
We study 2,228 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Melatonin has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from 2,693 Melatonin users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 88,320 Itching patients)
On Mar, 26, 2015: 2,225 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 51 people (2.29%) have Itching.
Time on Melatonin 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 Melatonin * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Melatonin * :
Severity of Itching when taking Melatonin ** :
|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 * :
- Pain (7 people, 13.73%)
- Sleep disorder (5 people, 9.80%)
- Depression (5 people, 9.80%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 7.84%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 7.84%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ascorbic acid (10 people, 19.61%)
- Multi-vitamins (8 people, 15.69%)
- Norvasc (8 people, 15.69%)
- Levaquin (7 people, 13.73%)
- Vitamin b-12 (7 people, 13.73%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Pepcid Ac, Aspirin, Claritin-d 24 Hour, Calcium, Fish Oil, Magnesium, Metoprolol Succinate, Advair Diskus 100/50, Concerta, Imiquimod for a 53-year old man with Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type, Acid Reflux, General Physical Health Deterioration, Allergy, Constipation, High Blood Pressure, Asthma, Adhd, Plantar Warts. The patient has Blood Potassium Increased
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Magnesium, Vitamin B6, Keppra for a 19-year old boy with Sleep Disorder, Hyperactivity, Seizure - Grand Mal. The patient has Insomnia, Hyperactivity, Erythromelalgia
- A study of drug interactions between Toprol-xl, Melatonin for a 54-year old woman with Tachycardia, Insomnia. The patient has Loose Stools
- A study of drug interactions between Flonase, Voltaren for a 65-year old man with Allergy To Animal, Inflammation Localised. The patient has Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Sitagliptin Phosphate, Omeprazole, Prednisolone, Levothyroxine Sodium, Metformin for a 68-year old woman with Diabetes Mellitus Non Insulin-dependent, Gallstones, Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Hypothyroidism, Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent. The patient has Itching
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