Review: could Mirapex cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Mirapex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Restless leg syndrome.
We study 9,788 people who have side effects while taking Mirapex from FDA and social media. Among them, 235 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Mirapex has active ingredients of pramipexole dihydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome. (latest outcomes from 10,317 Mirapex 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 Feb, 1, 2015: 9,788 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirapex. Among them, 237 people (2.42%) have Rash.
Time on Mirapex 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 Mirapex * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Mirapex * :
Severity of Rash when taking Mirapex ** :
|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 * :
- Restless legs syndrome (75 people, 31.65%)
- Pain (23 people, 9.70%)
- Osteoporosis (23 people, 9.70%)
- Hypertension (15 people, 6.33%)
- Prophylaxis (14 people, 5.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (67 people, 28.27%)
- Protonix (42 people, 17.72%)
- Lasix (34 people, 14.35%)
- Lexapro (29 people, 12.24%)
- Lisinopril (28 people, 11.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- What drug helped most to get rid of rash?
Antihistamines did not help my itchy rash from this drug. What else can I use or get from my doctor?
- How long does redness last after picato?
After 3 and a half weeks, I still have a huge red splotch on my face where I applied picato gel according to directions from my dermatologist. I'm very worried that it will be permanent. I had a huge water filled blister the morning after my first application of the gel. I used it two more times as directed. After a week, some of the redness was going away but I've seen no more improvement in the past two weeks. I'm still scaley, rough and red.
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
- I used coartem and developed redish all over my body. can coartem cause rashes
i developed rashes which is itching me after using coartem for three days. also having sensation in my mouth and blister at the angle of my lips. could it be a side effect from coartem?
- How well does using both mirapex and neupro at the same timne work
Off of mirapex because of sexual thoughts, but Neupro does not work nearly as well (at 8 mg/day). I'm curious about using a much lower dose of Mirapex along with Neupro.
- Does ginger treats skin rashes?
i have skin rashes and i treated it with ginger is it right to treat to treat skin rashes with ginger?
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From this study (1 year ago):
Type of skin rash is unknown but it has continued for many months with occasional but mild itching. Rash is isolated to areas of upper and lower back and first appeared about ten months ago. Rash is extremely persistent but does not appear to "spread". This continuing, long-term, stable condition suggests a reaction to a prescription drug. But the large number of drugs I take make it difficult to sort this out.
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