Review: could Penicillin cause Red face (Skin blushing/flushing)?
Summary: Red face is found among people who take Penicillin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Radiation therapy, and have Convulsion.
We study 1,439 people who have side effects while taking Penicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Red face. Find out below who they are, when they have Red face and more.
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Penicillin has active ingredients of penicillin g potassium. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 1,813 Penicillin users)
Red face (a sudden reddening of the face, neck) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high density lipoprotein decreased, low density lipoprotein increased, high blood pressure, hyperlipidaemia. (latest reports from 45,041 Red face patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 1,438 people reported to have side effects when taking Penicillin. Among them, 7 people (0.49%) have Red Face.
Time on Penicillin when people have Red face * :
Gender of people who have Red face when taking Penicillin * :
|Red face||14.29%||85.71% |
Age of people who have Red face when taking Penicillin * :
|Red face||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||85.71% |
Severity of Red face when taking Penicillin ** :
How people recovered from Red face ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Convulsion (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Radiation therapy (6 people, 85.71%)
- Acyclovir (6 people, 85.71%)
- Proscar (6 people, 85.71%)
- Gabapentin (6 people, 85.71%)
- Warfarin sodium (6 people, 85.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Penicillin for a 34-year old woman with Infection. The patient has Back Pain
- A study of side effects of Polyethylene Glycol 3350 for a 51-year old woman with Constipation. The patient has Flushing
- A study of side effects of Lipitor for a 65-year old man with Cholesterosis. The patient has Red Face
- A study of drug interactions between Penicillin, Clonazepam, Alesse, Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 26-year old woman with Pericoronitis, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Birth Control, Major Depression. The patient has Swollen Lymph Nodes, Fever, Swallowing Difficulty, Pericoronitis, Swelling Face
- A study of drug interactions between Phentermine, Effexor for a 43-year old woman with Weight Control, Anxiety. The patient has Sleep Issues, Tension Headaches, Skin Blushing/flushing, Itchy Spot On Face
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