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Review: could Valtrex cause Sweating - excessive?

Summary: Sweating - excessive could be caused by Valtrex, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Ambien, and have Insomnia.

We study 15,361 people who have side effects while taking Valtrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 144 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.

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Valtrex

Valtrex (latest outcomes from 16,408 users) has active ingredients of valacyclovir hydrochloride. It is often used in genital herpes.

Sweating - excessive

Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) (latest reports from 295,375 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 15,272 people reported to have side effects when taking Valtrex. Among them, 144 people (0.94%) have Sweating - Excessive. They amount to 0.05% of all the 295,114 people who have Sweating - Excessive on eHealthMe.

Trend of Sweating - excessive in Valtrex reports

Time on Valtrex when people have Sweating - excessive * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sweating - excessive47.06%23.53%0.00%0.00%29.41%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Valtrex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%0.84%10.08%14.29%34.45%17.65%22.69%

Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Valtrex ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sweating - excessive0.00%50.00%0.00%50.00%

How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Insomnia (14 people, 9.72%)
  2. Pain (11 people, 7.64%)
  3. Contraception (11 people, 7.64%)
  4. Herpes zoster (9 people, 6.25%)
  5. Hiv infection (9 people, 6.25%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ambien (34 people, 23.61%)
  2. Cymbalta (32 people, 22.22%)
  3. Neurontin (29 people, 20.14%)
  4. Nexium (24 people, 16.67%)
  5. Flexeril (23 people, 15.97%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Marcy on Oct, 24, 2012:

    All this seems like nothing compared to what they have me on and its not several doctors it all comes from the same one. During the day I am on oxycodone, fentyl, klonapin and ativan. At night I am on trazadone, seraquil, temazapam and more klonapin. I never feel hight or out of sorts at all. Maybe my body digests it different. I seem to be the exception here.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • The month I started Lyrica... a few days or short week(s) after I was diagnosed with herpes. It shocked me and I was hoping to find a possible connection, but I might be out of luck. =/

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