Review: could Mestinon cause Rash?
We study 1,328 people who have side effects while taking Mestinon from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Mestinon (latest outcomes from 1,430 users) has active ingredients of pyridostigmine bromide. It is often used in myasthenia gravis.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 967,822 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Jul, 23, 2014: 1,328 people reported to have side effects when taking Mestinon. Among them, 32 people (2.41%) have Rash. They amount to 0.00% of all the 968,741 people who have Rash on eHealthMe.
Time on Mestinon when people have Rash * :
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Gender of people who have Rash when taking Mestinon * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Mestinon * :
Severity of Rash when taking Mestinon ** :
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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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From this study (1 day ago):
Persistent rash the more I scratch the moreI itch
From this study (3 days ago):
I previously took Micardis, and when the generic Telmisartan came out I was switched to that about 3 months ago. Would the generic (Telmisartan)cause a rash if the brand name (Micardis) did not ???
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Caitlin on Jul, 23, 2014:
Hey I know this was posted a long time ago but did you ever stop the restasis and see if your rash went away?
Connie Engle on May, 20, 2011:
Started having a very bad skin and scalp rash and itching a few days after taking Restasis. I'm still using it and still going nuts with the rash. Do you think it is related? No other new meds, topical started recently.
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