Could Niacin cause Rosacea - from FDA reports
Rosacea is found among people who take Niacin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Glucophage, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 6,577 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA. Among them, 25 have Rosacea. Find out below who they are, when they have Rosacea and more.
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Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niacin 7,420 users)
Rosacea (a skin condition that causes facial redness) has been reported by people with rosacea, osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 5,747 Rosacea patients).
On Jan, 04, 2017
6,577 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin.
Among them, 25 people (0.38%) have Rosacea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Rosacea when taking Niacin *:
- female: 16 %
- male: 84 %
Age of people who have Rosacea when taking Niacin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 9.09 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 4.55 %
- 50-59: 9.09 %
- 60+: 77.27 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 72.00%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (9 people, 36.00%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (2 people, 8.00%)
- Back Pain (2 people, 8.00%)
- Acne (2 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zocor (20 people, 80.00%)
- Glucophage (20 people, 80.00%)
- Prilosec (19 people, 76.00%)
- Nexium (19 people, 76.00%)
- Lipitor (19 people, 76.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (22 people, 88.00%)
- Pain (22 people, 88.00%)
- Musculoskeletal Discomfort (19 people, 76.00%)
- Bone Disorder (19 people, 76.00%)
- Paraesthesia (18 people, 72.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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