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Review: could Nicotine cause Hot flushes (Hot Flush)?

Summary: Hot flushes is found among people who take Nicotine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Quit smoking.

We study 5,665 people who have side effects while taking Nicotine from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Hot flushes. Find out below who they are, when they have Hot flushes and more.

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Nicotine

Nicotine has active ingredients of nicotine. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from 5,796 Nicotine users)

Hot flushes

Hot flushes (sudden feelings of heat) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, breast cancer, depression, osteoporosis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,583 Hot flushes patients)

On Jan, 24, 2015: 5,665 people reported to have side effects when taking Nicotine. Among them, 22 people (0.39%) have Hot Flushes.

Trend of Hot flushes in Nicotine reports

Time on Nicotine when people have Hot flushes * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hot flushes85.71%14.29%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Hot flushes when taking Nicotine * :

FemaleMale
Hot flushes68.18%31.82%

Age of people who have Hot flushes when taking Nicotine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hot flushes0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%23.53%29.41%23.53%23.53%

Severity of Hot flushes when taking Nicotine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Hot flushes ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Smoking cessation therapy (9 people, 40.91%)
  2. Nausea (4 people, 18.18%)
  3. Anxiety (2 people, 9.09%)
  4. Back pain (2 people, 9.09%)
  5. Fluid retention (2 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (6 people, 27.27%)
  2. Promethazine (5 people, 22.73%)
  3. Methotrexate (5 people, 22.73%)
  4. Aredia (5 people, 22.73%)
  5. Granisetron (5 people, 22.73%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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