Novolog and Pruritus - from FDA reports
Pruritus is found among people who take Novolog, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lantus, and have Diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Pruritus with Novolog. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,279 people who have side effects when taking Novolog from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 16, 2017
25,279 people reported to have side effects when taking Novolog.
Among them, 515 people (2.04%) have Pruritus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Novolog when people have Pruritus *:
- < 1 month: 31.25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.75 %
- 6 - 12 months: 31.25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.25 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pruritus when taking Novolog *:
- female: 64.03 %
- male: 35.97 %
Age of people who have Pruritus when taking Novolog *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.49 %
- 20-29: 0.5 %
- 30-39: 5.47 %
- 40-49: 11.94 %
- 50-59: 25.87 %
- 60+: 54.73 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Diabetes (121 people, 23.50%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (87 people, 16.89%)
- High Blood Pressure (59 people, 11.46%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (54 people, 10.49%)
- Pain (32 people, 6.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lantus (217 people, 42.14%)
- Lasix (71 people, 13.79%)
- Levemir (69 people, 13.40%)
- Aspirin (69 people, 13.40%)
- Lipitor (45 people, 8.74%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (163 people, 31.65%)
- Nausea (104 people, 20.19%)
- Fatigue (82 people, 15.92%)
- Weakness (78 people, 15.15%)
- Pain (72 people, 13.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Pruritus when taking Novolog?
Novolog has active ingredients of insulin aspart recombinant. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Novolog 25,609 users)
Pruritus (severe itching of the skin) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 159,849 Pruritus patients).
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