Review: could Methimazole cause Hives?
Summary: Hives could be caused by Methimazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Benadryl, and have Multiple allergies.
We study 1,434 people who have side effects while taking Methimazole from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Hives and more.
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On Apr, 13, 2014: 1,434 people reported to have side effects when taking Methimazole. Among them, 1 people (0.07%) has Hives. They amount to 0.03% of all the 2,898 people who have Hives on eHealthMe.
Time on Methimazole when people have Hives * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hives when taking Methimazole * :
Age of people who have Hives when taking Methimazole * :
Severity of Hives when taking Methimazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hives ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple allergies (1 people, 100.00%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 100.00%)
- Graves disease (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Benadryl (1 people, 100.00%)
- Atenolol (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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