Review: could Verapamil hydrochloride cause Itching?
Summary: Itching is found among people who take Verapamil hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Digoxin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 2,649 people who have side effects while taking Verapamil hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Verapamil hydrochloride has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 3,180 Verapamil hydrochloride users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 88,273 Itching patients)
On Feb, 4, 2015: 2,646 people reported to have side effects when taking Verapamil hydrochloride. Among them, 52 people (1.97%) have Itching.
Time on Verapamil hydrochloride when people have Itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :
Severity of Itching when taking Verapamil hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Itching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (6 people, 11.54%)
- Migraine (3 people, 5.77%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 5.77%)
- Atrial fibrillation (3 people, 5.77%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2 people, 3.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Digoxin (7 people, 13.46%)
- Furosemide (7 people, 13.46%)
- Methotrexate (6 people, 11.54%)
- Allopurinol (6 people, 11.54%)
- Omeprazole (6 people, 11.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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