Review: could Trazodone cause Acne?
Summary: Acne could be caused by Trazodone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Wellbutrin, and have Insomnia.
We study 4,725 people who have side effects while taking Trazodone from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Acne. Find out below who they are, when they have Acne and more.
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Trazodone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 6,433 users) has active ingredients of trazodone hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia.
Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) (latest reports from 61,681 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 4,663 people reported to have side effects when taking Trazodone hydrochloride. Among them, 13 people (0.28%) have Acne. They amount to 0.02% of all the 61,922 people who have Acne on eHealthMe.
Time on Trazodone hydrochloride when people have Acne * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Acne when taking Trazodone hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Acne when taking Trazodone hydrochloride * :
Severity of Acne when taking Trazodone hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Acne ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Insomnia (4 people, 30.77%)
- Depression - chronic (3 people, 23.08%)
- Depression (3 people, 23.08%)
- Asthma (3 people, 23.08%)
- Multiple myeloma (3 people, 23.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Wellbutrin (5 people, 38.46%)
- Androgel (4 people, 30.77%)
- Temazepam (4 people, 30.77%)
- Magnesium (3 people, 23.08%)
- Epoetin alfa (3 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (3 months ago):
I am also taking quetiapine for my insomnia. Trazodone and quetiapine are helping my insomnia but my acne which was previously mild has aggravated. I am taking doxycycline since two weeks now, for my acne, but it is having no effect on it and it is getting worse.
From this study (5 months ago):
I was diagnosed with Herpes Type 2 many years ago, but VERY rarely have an outbreak. Recently, I have had lesions just on the left side of my body, from my lip to my genitals, as well as a very red eye...along with tingling and pain.
From this study (1 year ago):
Want to know if any of my medications can cause acne. Have severe problem with acne happen around the same time as I started using these medications. Have always taken all of these together.
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