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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 2,189 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 (latest outcomes from 2,653 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
Itching (latest reports from 546,293 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 2,187 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 51 people (2.33%) 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 ** :
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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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