Zantac and Rash - from FDA reports


Summary

Rash is found among people who take Zantac, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Rash with Zantac. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 48,679 people who have side effects when taking Zantac from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 22, 2017

48,679 people reported to have side effects when taking Zantac.
Among them, 2,094 people (4.3%) have Rash


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zantac cause Rash?

Time on Zantac when people have Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 75.7 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.93 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.8 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.2 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1.59 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.8 %
  • 10+ years: 1.99 %

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Zantac *:

  • female: 65.8 %
  • male: 34.2 %

Age of people who have Rash when taking Zantac *:

  • 0-1: 1.3 %
  • 2-9: 2.54 %
  • 10-19: 2.19 %
  • 20-29: 4.73 %
  • 30-39: 5.97 %
  • 40-49: 12.77 %
  • 50-59: 21.57 %
  • 60+: 48.88 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (156 people, 7.45%)
  • High Blood Pressure (147 people, 7.02%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (133 people, 6.35%)
  • Pain (126 people, 6.02%)
  • Indigestion (111 people, 5.30%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (206 people, 9.84%)
  • Lasix (183 people, 8.74%)
  • Benadryl (183 people, 8.74%)
  • Aredia (174 people, 8.31%)
  • Aspirin (173 people, 8.26%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Itching (388 people, 18.53%)
  • Nausea (367 people, 17.53%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (364 people, 17.38%)
  • Fatigue (353 people, 16.86%)
  • Pain (303 people, 14.47%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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