eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?

More tools

Review: could Verapamil cause Itching?

Summary: Itching could be caused by Verapamil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Digoxin, and have Hypertension.

We study 2,603 people who have side effects while taking Verapamil from FDA and social media. Among them, 59 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.

How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now, it's anonymous, simple & free >>>

Verapamil hydrochloride

Verapamil hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 3,130 users) has active ingredients of verapamil hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Itching

Itching (latest reports from 537,501 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 2,546 people reported to have side effects when taking Verapamil hydrochloride. Among them, 52 people (2.04%) have Itching. They amount to 0.01% of all the 536,623 people who have Itching on eHealthMe.

Trend of Itching in Verapamil hydrochloride reports

Time on Verapamil hydrochloride when people have Itching * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Itching25.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%25.00%0.00%25.00%

Gender of people who have Itching when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Itching77.78%22.22%

Age of people who have Itching when taking Verapamil hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Itching0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%10.20%8.16%24.49%57.14%

Severity of Itching when taking Verapamil hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Itching20.00%20.00%40.00%20.00%

How people recovered from Itching ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Itching50.00%0.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (6 people, 11.54%)
  2. Migraine (3 people, 5.77%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 5.77%)
  4. Atrial fibrillation (3 people, 5.77%)
  5. Coronary artery disease (2 people, 3.85%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Digoxin (7 people, 13.46%)
  2. Furosemide (7 people, 13.46%)
  3. Methotrexate (6 people, 11.54%)
  4. Allopurinol (6 people, 11.54%)
  5. Omeprazole (6 people, 11.54%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Related topic: Verapamil hydrochloride, Itching

You can also:

On eHealthMe, Verapamil Hydrochloride (verapamil hydrochloride) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Verapamil Hydrochloride is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Verapamil Hydrochloride used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • I have had severe formincation for the last 31 years since menopause and the only slight relief I get is if I scrap the skin from my entire body with a very sharp knife. This can resume even straight after spending 4 and 5 hours taking the skin off and sometimes even comes back the very next morning.Average return is weekly. The doctor says after sending me to specialists for skin conditions that there is no answer and formication has been around 1000's years and I have to live with it. I am now almost 81 years old and I cant bear it much longer.

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Verapamil hydrochloride, Itching

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Itching skin caused by taking crestor
    After taking Crestor for 4 months or so, raised small spots on my forearms. More itchy evening and night, tried cortisone creams no relief. Dr though it might be due to dry skin, but on researching on the internet found this sort of information pointing to the Crestor as a possible cause. I decided ...

  • Cymbalta side effects
    Cymbalta was prescribed in Sep. for pain associated with a total knee replacement which was done in Feb. During a yearly physical exam in April my AST and ALT numbers were 21 and 24. After taking Cymbalta for six days in September I noticed dark urine and immediately quit the Cymbalta. Labs done thr ...

More reviews for: Verapamil hydrochloride, Itching

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.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Related study

- Verapamil Hydrochloride side effects

 

Related symptom

- Itching

 

 

Recent user comments

- "7mg coumadin Losartin Tricor nexium on coumadin 1 wee ... " (3 minutes ago)

- "So times I expiernce body tremors and heart palpitati ... " (10 minutes ago)

- "Have been on Travatan Z for about 6 mos. and now have ... " (2 hours ago)

- "The sore throat developed 2-3 days after I started my ... " (5 hours ago)

- "2 episodes of acute toticollis requiring diazepam, he ... " (9 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Erectile Disturbance
- Green Alga
- Sexually Active
- Pneumonia Necrotizing
- Ostokhoddous

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.