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Review: could Zetia cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Zetia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Blood cholesterol increased.
We study 24,558 people who have side effects while taking Zetia from FDA and social media. Among them, 979 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Zetia (latest outcomes from 24,972 users) has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 150,227 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression.
On Oct, 30, 2014: 24,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Zetia. Among them, 1,034 people (4.21%) have Rash.
Time on Zetia when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Zetia * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Zetia * :
Severity of Rash when taking Zetia ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (244 people, 23.60%)
- Hypertension (107 people, 10.35%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (88 people, 8.51%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (57 people, 5.51%)
- Diabetes mellitus (41 people, 3.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (259 people, 25.05%)
- Lipitor (171 people, 16.54%)
- Plavix (132 people, 12.77%)
- Niaspan (130 people, 12.57%)
- Crestor (109 people, 10.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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