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 2,225 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 51 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 2,685 Melatonin 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, 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Melatonin, Valerian, Effexor Xr, Ativan, Thorazine for a 42-year old woman with Chronic Insomnia, Insomnia, Depression Suicidal, Anxiety. The patient has Weakness, Fatigue, Lower Blood Pressure, Dry Eyes
- A study of side effects of Xanax for a 70-year old man with Itching. The patient has Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Acidophilus Lactobacillus, Benicar Hct for a 58-year old woman with Bowel Movement Irregularity, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled. The patient has Back Pain, Nausea, Leg Cramping, Tongue Irritation, Insomnia, Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Zocor, Xanax, Zoloft, Levothyroxine Sodium, Protonix for a 64-year old woman with Total Cholesterol, Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Hyperthyroidism, Reflux Gastritis. The patient has Itching
- A study of drug interactions between Modafinil, Doxycycline, Prednisone, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Oxycodone, Fish Oil Fatty Acid, Allegra, Zantac 150, Metformin, Tizanidine Hydrochloride, Lyrica, Cefprozil, Allopurinol for a 32-year old man with Hypersomnia, Infection, Swelling, Pain In Limb, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal, Allergy To Plants, Acid Reflux, High Blood Sugar, Stress, Gout. The patient has Itching, Elevated Liver Enzymes, Insulin C-peptide Increased, Complement Factor C3 Increased, Blood Uric Acid Increased, Pseudopapilloedema, Lymphadenopathy Mediastinal, Vision Blurred, Hives, Swelling, Pain Exacerbated
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