Zetia and Rash - from FDA reports
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 32,266 people who have side effects while taking Zetia from FDA. Among them, 1,284 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 Zetia 33,169 users)
Rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 263,402 Rash patients).
On Feb, 23, 2017
32,266 people reported to have side effects when taking Zetia.
Among them, 1,284 people (3.98%) have Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zetia when people have Rash *:
- < 1 month: 53.46 %
- 1 - 6 months: 38.36 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.89 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.52 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.52 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 1.26 %
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Zetia *:
- female: 58.71 %
- male: 41.29 %
Age of people who have Rash when taking Zetia *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.22 %
- 20-29: 0.54 %
- 30-39: 2.82 %
- 40-49: 9.33 %
- 50-59: 21.69 %
- 60+: 65.4 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (402 people, 31.31%)
- High Blood Pressure (140 people, 10.90%)
- Diabetes (72 people, 5.61%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (62 people, 4.83%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (47 people, 3.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (213 people, 16.59%)
- Lipitor (195 people, 15.19%)
- Crestor (139 people, 10.83%)
- Plavix (136 people, 10.59%)
- Niaspan (130 people, 10.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (287 people, 22.35%)
- Fatigue (146 people, 11.37%)
- Pain (145 people, 11.29%)
- Weakness (130 people, 10.12%)
- Nausea (126 people, 9.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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