Review: could Milk thistle cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Milk thistle, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ribavirin, and have Hepatitis c.
We study 407 people who have side effects while taking Milk thistle from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Milk thistle has active ingredients of milk thistle. It is often used in fatty liver. (latest outcomes from 561 Milk thistle users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 150,999 Rash patients)
On Dec, 29, 2014: 407 people reported to have side effects when taking Milk thistle. Among them, 25 people (6.14%) have Rash.
Time on Milk thistle when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Milk thistle * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Milk thistle * :
Severity of Rash when taking Milk thistle ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hepatitis c (6 people, 24.00%)
- Vitamin supplementation (4 people, 16.00%)
- Depression (3 people, 12.00%)
- Menopause (2 people, 8.00%)
- Sleep disorder (2 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ribavirin (8 people, 32.00%)
- Aspirin (7 people, 28.00%)
- Incivek (7 people, 28.00%)
- Vitamin d (6 people, 24.00%)
- Pegasys (5 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Has anyone else experience this? I went by the doctors office the first morning and was told it was as expected. I've called back and been told not to worry. I see the dr in two more weeks, but for now, I'm quite upset that permanent damage has been done. I was not warned at all that this could happen. The photos in the medication packaging led me to believe that in 3 weeks, all redness would be gone. Info needed for sure. Please let me know. Thanks
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