Review: could Valtrex cause Eczema?
Summary: Eczema is found among people who take Valtrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cyanocobalamin, and have Herpes zoster.
We study 15,399 people who have side effects while taking Valtrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Eczema. Find out below who they are, when they have Eczema and more.
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Valtrex has active ingredients of valacyclovir hydrochloride. It is often used in genital herpes. (latest outcomes from 16,448 Valtrex users)
Eczema (patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with itching and bleeding blisters) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, crohn's disease, depression. (latest reports from 9,858 Eczema patients)
On Mar, 7, 2015: 15,398 people reported to have side effects when taking Valtrex. Among them, 26 people (0.17%) have Eczema.
Time on Valtrex when people have Eczema * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Eczema when taking Valtrex * :
Severity of Eczema when taking Valtrex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Eczema ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Herpes zoster (6 people, 23.08%)
- Genital herpes (6 people, 23.08%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 11.54%)
- Multiple myeloma (3 people, 11.54%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 11.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cyanocobalamin (4 people, 15.38%)
- Zometa (3 people, 11.54%)
- Omeprazole (3 people, 11.54%)
- Norvasc (3 people, 11.54%)
- Bezatol sr (3 people, 11.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Adderall 30, Norco, Dilaudid, Oxycontin for a 38-year old woman with ADHD, Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Hydronephrosis, Kidney Palpable, Kidney Stones, Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease, Wound Healing Normal, Herpes Virus Infection, Herpes Zoster, Eczema, Hip Pain, X-ray - Pelvis, Back Pain, Adhd, Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Muscle Pain, Brain Mass, Fatigue - Chronic, Seizure - Generalized, Connective Tissue Inflammation, Joint Stiffness, Joint Inflammation, Joint Pain
- A study of side effects of Valacyclovir for a 25-year old woman with Epstein-barr Virus Infection. The patient has Insomnia (sleeplessness)
- A study of side effects of Valtrex for a 69-year old man with Shingles. The patient has Blood Cholesterol
- A study of side effects of Valacyclovir for a 57-year old woman with Shingles. The patient has Dizziness
- A study of drug interactions between Valtrex, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 53-year old woman with Herpes Simplex, Thyroidectomy. The patient has Parasites, Infections, Abscesses
Recent Valtrex related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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