Review: could Vicodin cause Dry skin?
Summary: Dry skin could be caused by Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Magnevist, and have Pain.
We study 32,498 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 196 have Dry skin. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry skin and more.
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Vicodin (latest outcomes from 35,245 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain.
Dry skin (latest reports from 79,802 patients) has been reported by people with acne, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 32,359 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 196 people (0.61%) have Dry Skin. They amount to 0.25% of all the 79,491 people who have Dry Skin on eHealthMe.
Time on Vicodin when people have Dry skin * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dry skin||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Dry skin when taking Vicodin * :
|Dry skin||67.84%||32.16% |
Age of people who have Dry skin when taking Vicodin * :
|Dry skin||0.00%||0.00%||1.82%||2.42%||8.48%||20.61%||20.00%||46.67% |
Severity of Dry skin when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Dry skin||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Dry skin ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Dry skin||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (23 people, 11.73%)
- Angiogram (20 people, 10.20%)
- Back pain (19 people, 9.69%)
- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging brain (17 people, 8.67%)
- Anaemia (16 people, 8.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Magnevist (50 people, 25.51%)
- Prednisone (47 people, 23.98%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 21.43%)
- Omniscan (42 people, 21.43%)
- Renagel (42 people, 21.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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