Could Zyrtec cause Rash - from FDA reports


Summary

Rash is found among people who take Zyrtec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Singulair, and have Hypersensitivity . We study 45,319 people who have side effects while taking Zyrtec from FDA. Among them, 2,336 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.

What to expect?

If you take Zyrtec and have Rash, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Zyrtec and have Rash

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Zyrtec

Zyrtec has active ingredients of cetirizine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Zyrtec 48,860 users)

Rash

Rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 263,335 Rash patients).

On Dec, 21, 2016

45,319 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyrtec.
Among them, 2,336 people (5.15%) have Rash


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zyrtec cause Rash?

Time on Zyrtec when people have Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 67.65 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.18 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.94 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.94 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2.94 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.41 %
  • 10+ years: 2.94 %

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Zyrtec *:

  • female: 72.81 %
  • male: 27.19 %

Age of people who have Rash when taking Zyrtec *:

  • 0-1: 0.38 %
  • 2-9: 5.56 %
  • 10-19: 3.98 %
  • 20-29: 6.11 %
  • 30-39: 11.78 %
  • 40-49: 15.27 %
  • 50-59: 22.96 %
  • 60+: 33.91 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypersensitivity (273 people, 11.69%)
  • High Blood Pressure (174 people, 7.45%)
  • Asthma (174 people, 7.45%)
  • Depression (131 people, 5.61%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (126 people, 5.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Singulair (268 people, 11.47%)
  • Prednisone (213 people, 9.12%)
  • Aspirin (194 people, 8.30%)
  • Prilosec (176 people, 7.53%)
  • Benadryl (173 people, 7.41%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Itching (524 people, 22.43%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (357 people, 15.28%)
  • Fatigue (347 people, 14.85%)
  • Nausea (343 people, 14.68%)
  • Pain (325 people, 13.91%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Rash when taking Zyrtec?

Browse all side effects of Zyrtec

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Rash

Rash

Could your condition cause Rash

Rash

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Zyrtec, Rash

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Zyrtec, Rash