Singulair and Acne - from FDA reports


Summary

Acne is found among people who take Singulair, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Symbicort, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Acne with Singulair. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 66,613 people who have side effects when taking Singulair from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 21, 2017

66,613 people reported to have side effects when taking Singulair.
Among them, 162 people (0.24%) have Acne


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Singulair cause Acne?

Time on Singulair when people have Acne *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 100 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Acne when taking Singulair *:

  • female: 63.35 %
  • male: 36.65 %

Age of people who have Acne when taking Singulair *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 3.33 %
  • 10-19: 14.17 %
  • 20-29: 10.0 %
  • 30-39: 12.5 %
  • 40-49: 20.0 %
  • 50-59: 10.0 %
  • 60+: 30.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (11 people, 6.79%)
  • Hypersensitivity (8 people, 4.94%)
  • Narcolepsy (7 people, 4.32%)
  • High Blood Pressure (7 people, 4.32%)
  • Hypothyroidism (6 people, 3.70%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Symbicort (36 people, 22.22%)
  • Xolair (27 people, 16.67%)
  • Spiriva (20 people, 12.35%)
  • Ventolin (18 people, 11.11%)
  • Zyrtec (17 people, 10.49%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Headache (47 people, 29.01%)
  • Rashes (35 people, 21.60%)
  • Fatigue (35 people, 21.60%)
  • Weakness (28 people, 17.28%)
  • Itching (28 people, 17.28%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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