Related topic: Vicodin, Rash
Review: could Vicodin cause Rash?
Summary: Rash could be caused by Vicodin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 32,501 people who have side effects while taking Vicodin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,666 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash 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.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 965,496 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 32,359 people reported to have side effects when taking Vicodin. Among them, 1,714 people (5.30%) have Rash. They amount to 0.18% of all the 963,696 people who have Rash on eHealthMe.
Time on Vicodin when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Vicodin * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Vicodin * :
Severity of Rash when taking Vicodin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (372 people, 21.70%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (140 people, 8.17%)
- Hypertension (135 people, 7.88%)
- Anxiety (122 people, 7.12%)
- Depression (121 people, 7.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (432 people, 25.20%)
- Aspirin (370 people, 21.59%)
- Prednisone (316 people, 18.44%)
- Lasix (273 people, 15.93%)
- Ambien (260 people, 15.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Vicodin (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate) is often used for pain. Find out below the conditions Vicodin is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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