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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

Mestinon (latest outcomes from 1,430 users) has active ingredients of pyridostigmine bromide. It is often used in myasthenia gravis.

Rash

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.

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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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • Persistent rash the more I scratch the moreI itch

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  • 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 ???

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • 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?

    Reply

    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.

    Reply

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