Review: could Xanax cause Psoriasis?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 54,703 people who take Xanax. Among them, 143 have Psoriasis. See who they are, when they have Psoriasis and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Xanax (latest outcomes from 58,692 users) has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Xanax include stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, anxiety aggravated, fatigue.
Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin) (latest reports from 135,779 patients) has been reported by people with psoriatic arthropathy, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 15, 2014: 52,277 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax. Among them, 129 people (0.25%) have Psoriasis.
Time on Xanax when people have Psoriasis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Psoriasis when taking Xanax * :
Age of people who have Psoriasis when taking Xanax * :
Severity of Psoriasis when taking Xanax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Psoriasis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Psoriasis (65 people, 50.39%)
- Anxiety (46 people, 35.66%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (25 people, 19.38%)
- Pain (23 people, 17.83%)
- Insomnia (20 people, 15.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (63 people, 48.84%)
- Neurontin (22 people, 17.05%)
- Effexor (20 people, 15.50%)
- Prilosec (19 people, 14.73%)
- Methotrexate (19 people, 14.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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