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Review: Permethrin side effects
In this review, we analyze Permethrin side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age (0-60+) of the people who have side effects while taking Permethrin. The review is based on 262 people who have side effects while taking Permethrin from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What is Permethrin
Permethrin (latest outcomes from 268 users) has active ingredients of permethrin. It is often used in scabies.
Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (permethrin): Nix, Elimite.
On Oct, 25, 2014: 262 people who reported to have side effects when taking Permethrin are studied
Most common side effects over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified |
|Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||Drug Administration Error||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Dyspnoea |
|Pregnancy With Injectable Contraceptive||Delirium||Chest Pain |
|Vomiting||Adverse Event||Paraesthesia |
|Hypersensitivity||Skin Infection||Nausea |
|Nausea||Scar||Cholecystitis Chronic |
|Muscle Twitching||Urticaria||Abdominal Pain |
|Headache||Hair Loss||Palpitations |
|Convulsion||Rash Pruritic||Cholelithiasis |
|Live Birth||Drug Ineffective |
|Infantile Apnoeic Attack||Pain |
Most common side effects by gender * :
|Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||Death |
|Campbell De Morgan Spots||Chest Pain |
|Rash Maculo-papular||Oedema Peripheral |
|Nausea||Campbell De Morgan Spots |
|Cholecystitis Chronic||Angina Unstable |
|Abdominal Pain||Myocardial Infarction |
|Cholelithiasis||Drug Ineffective |
|Pregnancy With Injectable Contraceptive||Hypersensitivity |
|Talipes||Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis |
Most common side effects by age * :
|Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||Drug Ineffective||Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||Cholecystitis Chronic||Dyspnoea||Oedema Peripheral||Headache||Death |
|Talipes||Convulsion||Pregnancy With Injectable Contraceptive||Cholelithiasis||Nausea||Myocardial Infarction||Pain||Cardiac Arrest |
|Urticaria||Vomiting||Deep Vein Thrombosis||Nausea||Cholelithiasis||Angina Unstable||Chest Pain||Loss Of Consciousness Nec |
|Swelling Face||Hypersensitivity||Pulmonary Embolism||Vomiting||Abdominal Pain||Dyspnoea||Dyspareunia||Burning Sensation |
|Eye Swelling||Abnormal Behaviour||Cholecystitis Chronic||Abdominal Pain||Cholecystitis Chronic||Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis||Depression||Pruritus |
|Congenital Anomaly||Condition Aggravated||Pulmonary Infarction||Cholecystitis Acute||Chest Pain||Headache||Ejection Fraction Decreased||Rash Erythematous |
|Communication Disorder||Psychomotor Hyperactivity||Pregnancy On Contraceptive||Biliary Colic||Drug Administration Error||Pelvic Adhesions||Nausea |
|Speech Disorder||Dyspnoea||Biliary Colic||Defaecation Urgency||Arthralgia||Pelvic Pain||Markedly Reduced Food Intake |
|Aggression||Chest Pain||Injury||Dizziness||Dermatitis||Costochondritis||Abdominal Distension |
|Skin Irritation||Paraesthesia||Abdominal Tenderness||Hypersensitivity||Impaired Healing||Cardiomyopathy||Eczema Nos |
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (6 months ago):
histiocytoma seems to have occurred. My biopsy says they are bug bites. But, they will not heal, even 5 months after first appearing. They are itching and inflamed.
From this study (10 months ago):
I had scabies and was prescribed the scabies cream with pyrethrin, I cannot remember the name but it was a few years ago and it was in the UK. It said to apply to all family members. Only my father agreed to use it. All body covered.
My scabies cleared up with multiple applications and after frequent recurrences even 6 months later.
My father developed pemphygoid on his hands. He was 65 yrs old. I was 25.
I believe the pemphygoid was due to the cream.
From this study (1 year ago):
Developed neuropathy in hands and feet after treating three times with permethrin
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