Could Sinemet cause Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Sinemet, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Coumadin, and have Parkinson's disease . We study 12,793 people who have side effects while taking Sinemet from FDA. Among them, 144 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Sinemet has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease. (latest outcomes from Sinemet 13,837 users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 150,326 Itching patients).
On Dec, 23, 2016
12,793 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet.
Among them, 144 people (1.13%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Sinemet *:
- female: 64.08 %
- male: 35.92 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Sinemet *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.79 %
- 30-39: 0.79 %
- 40-49: 1.59 %
- 50-59: 6.35 %
- 60+: 90.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Parkinson's Disease (51 people, 35.42%)
- Metastases To Bone (21 people, 14.58%)
- Chemotherapy (21 people, 14.58%)
- Breast Cancer (21 people, 14.58%)
- Osteoporosis (20 people, 13.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Coumadin (38 people, 26.39%)
- Prilosec (33 people, 22.92%)
- Aspirin (31 people, 21.53%)
- Actonel (27 people, 18.75%)
- Toprol-Xl (24 people, 16.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (49 people, 34.03%)
- Pain (38 people, 26.39%)
- Pain In Extremity (31 people, 21.53%)
- Fatigue (28 people, 19.44%)
- Weakness (26 people, 18.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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