Xanax and Pruritus - from FDA reports
Pruritus is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Stress and anxiety. This review analyzes which people have Pruritus with Xanax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 78,144 people who have side effects when taking Xanax from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 05, 2017
78,144 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 1,783 people (2.28%) have Pruritus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xanax when people have Pruritus *:
- < 1 month: 34.62 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.85 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.85 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.69 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pruritus when taking Xanax *:
- female: 75.06 %
- male: 24.94 %
Age of people who have Pruritus when taking Xanax *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.07 %
- 10-19: 0.35 %
- 20-29: 2.31 %
- 30-39: 6.24 %
- 40-49: 21.39 %
- 50-59: 27.14 %
- 60+: 42.36 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (310 people, 17.39%)
- Pain (178 people, 9.98%)
- Depression (169 people, 9.48%)
- High Blood Pressure (162 people, 9.09%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (143 people, 8.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (172 people, 9.65%)
- Synthroid (168 people, 9.42%)
- Ambien (157 people, 8.81%)
- Lasix (156 people, 8.75%)
- Nexium (143 people, 8.02%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (543 people, 30.45%)
- Nausea (340 people, 19.07%)
- Fatigue (287 people, 16.10%)
- Breathing Difficulty (236 people, 13.24%)
- Pain (229 people, 12.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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