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Review: could Mestinon cause Rash?

Summary: Rash could be caused by Mestinon, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Prednisone, and have Myasthenia gravis.

We study 1,326 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

Mestinon (latest outcomes from 1,428 users) has active ingredients of pyridostigmine bromide. It is often used in myasthenia gravis.

Rash

Rash (redness) (latest reports from 965,466 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.

On Apr, 17, 2014: 1,326 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 967,189 people who have Rash on eHealthMe.

Trend of Rash in Mestinon reports

Time on Mestinon when people have Rash * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Rash100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Mestinon * :

FemaleMale
Rash65.62%34.38%

Age of people who have Rash when taking Mestinon * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rash0.00%0.00%19.23%11.54%15.38%7.69%11.54%34.62%

Severity of Rash when taking Mestinon ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Rash0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Rash ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Myasthenia gravis (11 people, 34.38%)
  2. Osteoporosis (6 people, 18.75%)
  3. Gastritis (4 people, 12.50%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 6.25%)
  5. Bronchitis chronic (2 people, 6.25%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Prednisone (5 people, 15.62%)
  2. Norvasc (4 people, 12.50%)
  3. Cellcept (4 people, 12.50%)
  4. Aspirin (4 people, 12.50%)
  5. Zantac (4 people, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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