Review: could Mirapex cause Rash?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 1, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 9,462 people who take Mirapex. Among them, 235 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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Mirapex (latest outcomes from 10,052 users) has active ingredients of pramipexole dihydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome, parkinson's disease. Commonly reported side effects of Mirapex include pathological gambling, obsessive-compulsive disorder, emotional distress, pain, acupuncture and pain.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 950,609 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 7, 2014: 9,461 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirapex. Among them, 219 people (2.31%) have Rash.
Time on Mirapex when people have Rash * :
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Severity of Rash when taking Mirapex ** :
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How people recovered from Rash ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Restless legs syndrome (73 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (22 people, 10.05%)
- Osteoporosis (21 people, 9.59%)
- Hypertension (14 people, 6.39%)
- Prophylaxis (14 people, 6.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (65 people, 29.68%)
- Protonix (41 people, 18.72%)
- Lexapro (29 people, 13.24%)
- Lasix (29 people, 13.24%)
- Lisinopril (26 people, 11.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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