Review: could Mestinon cause Rash?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 20, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 1,262 people who take Mestinon. Among them, 32 have Rash. See who they are, when they have Rash and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Mestinon (latest outcomes from 1,373 users) has active ingredients of pyridostigmine bromide. It is often used in myasthenia gravis. Commonly reported side effects of Mestinon include myasthenia gravis aggravated, myasthenia gravis, weakness, breathing difficulty, swallowing difficulty.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 954,528 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 20, 2014: 1,262 people reported to have side effects when taking Mestinon. Among them, 32 people (2.54%) have Rash.
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 ** :
|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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From this study (3 days ago):
Within 2-3 hours of taking med,500mg, itching starts and last about 6-8 hours. Makes sleeping difficult,is magnified with Ibuprofen and I have a history of MS.
From this study (4 days ago):
I really believe we are missing the mark on my 8 year old son. He has been sick'like since he was 4 months old. He is being treated for ADHD/Aspergers/Allergies, but he is NO better. Now, he has petechiae around his eyes.
I'm at a loss. He has been cleared of Pediatric RA. Now what?
From this study (1 week ago):
Had been taking Trazodone for 2 years, changed manufacturer 2 weeks ago with sudden onset of symptoms of full body itchy, raised, red rash. Ranitidine and dyphenhydramine help relieve itching for short periods of time but rash remains.
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