Review: could Montelukast cause Rash?
We study 3,038 people who have side effects while taking Montelukast from FDA and social media. Among them, 93 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Montelukast sodium (latest outcomes from 3,150 users) has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 968,771 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 3,037 people reported to have side effects when taking Montelukast sodium. Among them, 94 people (3.10%) have Rash. They amount to 0.01% of all the 968,999 people who have Rash on eHealthMe.
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How people recovered from Rash ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (28 people, 29.79%)
- Asthma (21 people, 22.34%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 17.02%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 11.70%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 9.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (31 people, 32.98%)
- Albuterol (14 people, 14.89%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 14.89%)
- Humira (11 people, 11.70%)
- Zyrtec (10 people, 10.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (8 months ago):
I believe it is keratosis pilaris. The rash is on my upper arms, left arm pit, and right elbow areas. It does not itch. I'm wondering if it caused by taking Singulair.
From this study (8 months ago):
speckled Rash on forearms and neck, new freckles on face
From this study (2 years ago):
The rash has appeared on my neck and throat and especially on my ears.
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