Valtrex and Eczema - from FDA reports
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 Zometa, and have Herpes zoster. This review analyzes which people have Eczema with Valtrex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,581 people who have side effects when taking Valtrex from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 24, 2017
20,581 people reported to have side effects when taking Valtrex.
Among them, 35 people (0.17%) have Eczema
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Valtrex when people have Eczema *:
- < 1 month: 91.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Eczema when taking Valtrex *:
- female: 85.71 %
- male: 14.29 %
Age of people who have Eczema when taking Valtrex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 20.83 %
- 30-39: 8.33 %
- 40-49: 8.33 %
- 50-59: 25.0 %
- 60+: 37.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Herpes Zoster (8 people, 22.86%)
- Genital Herpes (6 people, 17.14%)
- High Blood Pressure (5 people, 14.29%)
- Preventive Health Care (4 people, 11.43%)
- Multiple Myeloma (4 people, 11.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (5 people, 14.29%)
- Revlimid (4 people, 11.43%)
- Norvasc (4 people, 11.43%)
- Cyanocobalamin (4 people, 11.43%)
- Amaryl (4 people, 11.43%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (8 people, 22.86%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (6 people, 17.14%)
- Malaise (6 people, 17.14%)
- Diarrhea (6 people, 17.14%)
- Lip Swelling (5 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Eczema when taking Valtrex?
Valtrex has active ingredients of valacyclovir hydrochloride. It is often used in genital herpes. (latest outcomes from Valtrex 22,181 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, eczema (latest reports from 13,405 Eczema patients).
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