Review: could Xanax cause Hives?
Summary: Hives is reported only by a few people who take Xanax. We study 55,117 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Hives. Find out below who they are, when they have Hives and more.
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Xanax has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 59,075 Xanax users)
Hives has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 1,055 Hives patients)
On May, 16, 2015: 55,117 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax. Among them, 4 people (0.01%) have Hives.
Time on Xanax when people have Hives * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hives when taking Xanax * :
Age of people who have Hives when taking Xanax * :
Severity of Hives when taking Xanax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hives ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (2 people, 50.00%)
- Upset stomach (1 people, 25.00%)
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
- Copd (1 people, 25.00%)
- Diabetic nephropathy (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humalog kwikpen (1 people, 25.00%)
- Famotidine (1 people, 25.00%)
- Proair hfa (1 people, 25.00%)
- Spiriva (1 people, 25.00%)
- Perforomist (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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rash is spreading. Started on thighs and now involves everywhere but face. raised red bumps. Some with what looks like pimples/white heads. Not relieved by antihistamines. very itchy.
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