Review: could Olanzapine cause Skin rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Skin rash is found among people who take Olanzapine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamotrigine, and have Schizophrenia.
We study 11,962 people who have side effects while taking Olanzapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 185 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.
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Olanzapine has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 12,166 Olanzapine users)
Skin rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 146,504 Skin rash patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 11,962 people reported to have side effects when taking Olanzapine. Among them, 185 people (1.55%) have Skin Rash.
Time on Olanzapine when people have Skin rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin rash||60.00%||28.57%||5.71%||0.00%||5.71%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Olanzapine * :
|Skin rash||51.18%||48.82% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Olanzapine * :
|Skin rash||0.00%||0.64%||12.10%||10.83%||15.29%||28.66%||15.92%||16.56% |
Severity of Skin rash when taking Olanzapine ** :
How people recovered from Skin rash ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (47 people, 25.41%)
- Depression (26 people, 14.05%)
- Bipolar disorder (18 people, 9.73%)
- Ill-defined disorder (14 people, 7.57%)
- Hypertension (10 people, 5.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamotrigine (29 people, 15.68%)
- Clozaril (27 people, 14.59%)
- Lorazepam (24 people, 12.97%)
- Spiriva (21 people, 11.35%)
- Fluoxetine (20 people, 10.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Comparions of Clozaril, Seroquel, Zyprexa, Abilify, Risperidone for a 44-year old woman who has Schizophrenia
- Comparions of Buspar, Lamictal, Zyprexa, Zoloft for a 23-year old woman who has Depression
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