eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools
Browse all drugs       All conditions, symptoms, side effects

Review: could Zyrtec cause Zits (Acne)?

We study 27,640 people who have side effects while taking Zyrtec from FDA and social media. Among them, 94 have Zits. Find out below who they are, when they have Zits and more.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Zyrtec and have Zits >>>

Zyrtec

Zyrtec (latest outcomes from 29,919 users) has active ingredients of cetirizine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergen.

Zits

Zits (pimple/small skin inflammations or lesions/acne) (latest reports from 63,524 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, crohn's disease.

On Aug, 30, 2014: 27,639 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyrtec. Among them, 87 people (0.31%) have Zits. They amount to 0.14% of all the 63,938 people who have Zits on eHealthMe.

Trend of Zits in Zyrtec reports

Time on Zyrtec when people have Zits * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Zits16.67%16.67%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have Zits when taking Zyrtec * :

FemaleMale
Zits83.33%16.67%

Age of people who have Zits when taking Zyrtec * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Zits0.00%0.00%7.23%26.51%39.76%9.64%3.61%13.25%

Severity of Zits when taking Zyrtec ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Zits20.00%60.00%20.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Zits ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Zits0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Eczema (24 people, 27.59%)
  2. Contraception (12 people, 13.79%)
  3. Multiple allergies (7 people, 8.05%)
  4. Acne (6 people, 6.90%)
  5. Asthma (4 people, 4.60%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Atarax (26 people, 29.89%)
  2. Elidel (24 people, 27.59%)
  3. Protopic (22 people, 25.29%)
  4. Albuterol (22 people, 25.29%)
  5. Prednisone (22 people, 25.29%)

* 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.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Zyrtec and have Zits
- group for people who take Zyrtec
- group for people who have Zits

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Zyrtec, Zits

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Androgel for secondary hypogonadism
    Severe swelling in legs, ankles and feet after being on my feet for more than one hour. Pain in calves and ankles. Feels like they're being squeezed or compressed. Pain dissipates after laying down for a few hours. Swelling never completely dissipates. Always some swelling in ankles.

  • Depo provera overdose
    Dr acidentially gave me something like 9 times the normal dose of depo provera. My life has been miserable! I have fought excessive weight gain, infertility, severe cellulite, and acne for 20 years.

  • Migraine with dyazide
    Took Dyazide for blood pressure escalating due to Cyclosporine. Have history of bad migraines but have not had them routinely for many years. Within 24 hours of starting treatment with Dyazide, severe headache began that lasted throughout the day and eventually led to ER treatment. Was told to no ...

More reviews for: Zyrtec, Zits

On eHealthMe, Zyrtec (cetirizine hydrochloride) is often used for allergies. Find out below the conditions Zyrtec is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Zyrtec used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

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.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

   

All drugs: 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
All conditions: 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

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.