Review: could Montelukast sodium cause Skin rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Skin rash is found among people who take Montelukast sodium, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Chantix, and have Quit smoking.
We study 3,073 people who have side effects while taking Montelukast sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 94 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.
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Montelukast sodium has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 3,188 Montelukast sodium users)
Skin rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 146,484 Skin rash patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 3,073 people reported to have side effects when taking Montelukast sodium. Among them, 93 people (3.03%) have Skin Rash.
Time on Montelukast sodium when people have Skin rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin rash||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Montelukast sodium * :
|Skin rash||70.30%||29.70% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Montelukast sodium * :
|Skin rash||0.00%||4.41%||4.41%||2.94%||16.18%||20.59%||27.94%||23.53% |
Severity of Skin rash when taking Montelukast sodium ** :
How people recovered from Skin rash ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (28 people, 30.11%)
- Asthma (20 people, 21.51%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 17.20%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 11.83%)
- Blood cholesterol (9 people, 9.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Chantix (31 people, 33.33%)
- Albuterol (14 people, 15.05%)
- Lisinopril (14 people, 15.05%)
- Humira (11 people, 11.83%)
- Zyrtec (10 people, 10.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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