Review: could Mestinon cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Mestinon, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Myasthenia gravis.
We study 1,334 people who have side effects while taking Mestinon from FDA and social media. Among them, 33 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Mestinon has active ingredients of pyridostigmine bromide. It is often used in myasthenia gravis. (latest outcomes from 1,437 Mestinon users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,048 Rash patients)
On Apr, 7, 2015: 1,334 people reported to have side effects when taking Mestinon. Among them, 32 people (2.40%) have Rash.
Time on Mestinon when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Mestinon * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Mestinon * :
Severity of Rash when taking Mestinon ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Myasthenia gravis (11 people, 34.38%)
- Osteoporosis (6 people, 18.75%)
- Gastritis (4 people, 12.50%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 6.25%)
- Bronchitis chronic (2 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone (5 people, 15.62%)
- Norvasc (4 people, 12.50%)
- Cellcept (4 people, 12.50%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 12.50%)
- Zantac (4 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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