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 High blood cholesterol.
We study 24,570 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 has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 24,986 Zetia users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,048 Rash patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 24,565 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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Recent Zetia related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Pravachol, Zetia for a 55-year old man who has Lower Cholesterol
- Comparions of Metformin, Zetia, Onglyza for a 74-year old man who has Low Blood Sugar
- Comparions of Ezetimibe, Telmisartan, Bumetanide, Aspirin, Omacor for a 66-year old man who has Undefined
- Comparions of Aspirin, Cialis, Tamsulosin, Zetia, Tricor for a 56-year old man who has High Blood Cholesterol
- Comparions of Livalo, Zetia for a 59-year old man who has High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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