Review: could Prozac cause Hives?
Summary: Hives is found among people who take Prozac, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Nexium, and have Depression. We study 39,069 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Hives. Find out below who they are, when they have Hives and more.
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Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 42,370 Prozac users)
Hives has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 1,055 Hives patients)
On May, 7, 2015: 39,060 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 9 people (0.02%) have Hives.
Time on Prozac when people have Hives * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Hives when taking Prozac * :
Severity of Hives when taking Prozac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hives ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (5 people, 55.56%)
- Add (1 people, 11.11%)
- Tremor (1 people, 11.11%)
- Migraine (1 people, 11.11%)
- Pmdd (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (2 people, 22.22%)
- Propranolol hydrochloride (1 people, 11.11%)
- Strattera (1 people, 11.11%)
- Maxalt (1 people, 11.11%)
- Frova (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I only used the probiotic brand named "Culterelle" for one dose. 7 hours later I broke out in severe hives. I also had rubbed my hands on some carpet in a store which left my hands feeling like they had a film on them and one hour later the hives started. They were only on my arms and neck.
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