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Review: could Xanax cause Itching?

We study 54,940 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,264 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.

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Xanax

Xanax (latest outcomes from 58,899 users) has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Itching

Itching (latest reports from 544,797 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.

On Sep, 10, 2014: 54,940 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax. Among them, 1,252 people (2.28%) have Itching.

Trend of Itching in Xanax reports

Time on Xanax when people have Itching * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Itching20.69%37.93%0.00%3.45%24.14%13.79%0.00%

Gender of people who have Itching when taking Xanax * :

FemaleMale
Itching75.52%24.48%

Age of people who have Itching when taking Xanax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Itching0.00%0.00%0.35%2.55%7.48%22.54%25.44%41.64%

Severity of Itching when taking Xanax ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Itching0.00%25.00%58.33%16.67%

How people recovered from Itching ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Itching0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Anxiety (212 people, 16.93%)
  2. Hypertension (135 people, 10.78%)
  3. Pain (133 people, 10.62%)
  4. Depression (115 people, 9.19%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (70 people, 5.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (197 people, 15.73%)
  2. Nexium (136 people, 10.86%)
  3. Synthroid (122 people, 9.74%)
  4. Lasix (122 people, 9.74%)
  5. Prilosec (119 people, 9.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (5 years ago):

  • Severe itching on arms, legs and torso.

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