Review: could Nicotine cause Hot flushes?
This is a review of Hot flushes (Hot Flush) by studying 5,387 people who take Nicotine. We analyze: the time on Nicotine when people have Hot flushes, gender and age of these people, the severity of Hot flushes, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Nicotine. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Nicotine (latest outcomes from 5,517 users) has active ingredients of nicotine. It is often used in quit smoking, nicotine addiction. Commonly reported side effects of Nicotine include nausea, nausea aggravated, breathing difficulty, stress and anxiety, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Hot flushes (sudden feelings of heat) (latest reports from 102,638 patients) has been reported by people with breast cancer, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression.
On Feb, 14, 2014: 5,387 people reported to have side effects when taking Nicotine. Among them, 22 people (0.41%) have Hot Flushes.
Time on Nicotine when people have Hot flushes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hot flushes||85.71%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hot flushes when taking Nicotine * :
|Hot flushes||68.18%||31.82% |
Age of people who have Hot flushes when taking Nicotine * :
|Hot flushes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||23.53%||29.41%||23.53%||23.53% |
Severity of Hot flushes when taking Nicotine ** :
How people recovered from Hot flushes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (9 people, 40.91%)
- Nausea (4 people, 18.18%)
- Restless legs syndrome (2 people, 9.09%)
- Muscle spasms (2 people, 9.09%)
- Back pain (2 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (6 people, 27.27%)
- Promethazine (5 people, 22.73%)
- Taxotere (5 people, 22.73%)
- Carboplatin (5 people, 22.73%)
- Hexadrol (5 people, 22.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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