Review: could Paxil cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Depression. We study 68,491 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,596 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 70,322 Paxil users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,070 Rash patients)
On May, 2, 2015: 68,491 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 1,677 people (2.45%) have Rash.
Time on Paxil when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Rash when taking Paxil * :
Severity of Rash when taking Paxil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (527 people, 31.43%)
- Anxiety (174 people, 10.38%)
- Pain (161 people, 9.60%)
- Hypertension (148 people, 8.83%)
- Bipolar disorder (119 people, 7.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (392 people, 23.38%)
- Aspirin (332 people, 19.80%)
- Ambien (302 people, 18.01%)
- Lipitor (282 people, 16.82%)
- Lexapro (276 people, 16.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I HAVE HAD A PURITIC RED SPLOTCHY RASH OVER MOST OF MY BODY FOR THREE DAYS NOW. IT ITCHES SOME; BUT NOT SEVERELY. NO OTHER SIGNIFICANT SYMPTOMS.
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one month after pharm changed manufacture of metoprolol succinate er ,diffuse pruritic rash began. It lasted over three months after stopping all meds. Oral Steroids were not effective.
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