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Review: could Nexium cause Skin rash (Rashes)?





Summary: Skin rash is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease.

We study 71,175 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,548 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Nexium and have Skin rash >>>

Nexium

Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Nexium 73,133 users)

Skin rash

Skin rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.(latest reports from Skin rash 145,684 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 71,165 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium. Among them, 2,547 people (3.58%) have Skin Rash.

Trend of Skin rash in Nexium reports

Time on Nexium when people have Skin rash * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Skin rash52.17%16.91%2.90%15.94%9.18%1.93%0.97%

Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Nexium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Skin rash0.00%0.21%0.99%1.73%8.64%15.75%24.35%48.33%

Severity of Skin rash when taking Nexium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Skin rash5.88%70.59%23.53%0.00%

How people recovered from Skin rash ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Skin rash0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (352 people, 13.82%)
  2. Hypertension (227 people, 8.91%)
  3. Pain (203 people, 7.97%)
  4. Depression (189 people, 7.42%)
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (151 people, 5.93%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (550 people, 21.59%)
  2. Ambien (306 people, 12.01%)
  3. Prednisone (305 people, 11.97%)
  4. Zometa (304 people, 11.94%)
  5. Lipitor (293 people, 11.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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