Review: could Penicillin cause Eczema?


Summary

Eczema is reported only by a few people who take Penicillin. We study 380 people who have side effects while taking Penicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Eczema. Find out below who they are, when they have Eczema and more.

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Penicillin

Penicillin has active ingredients of penicillin g potassium. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Penicillin 1,743 users)

Eczema

Eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with itching and bleeding blisters) has been reported by people with fever, rashes, itching, joint pain, fatigue (latest reports from 10,154 Eczema patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

380 people reported to have side effects when taking Penicillin.
Among them, 1 person (0.26%) has Eczema


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Penicillin cause Eczema?

Gender of people who have Eczema when taking Penicillin *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Eczema when taking Penicillin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 100 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prophylaxis (1 person)
  • Hiv Infection (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Viramune (1 person)
  • Pentacarinat (1 person)
  • Kivexa (1 person)
  • Fluconazol (1 person)
  • Clindamycin (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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