High blood cholesterol and Rash - from FDA reports

Rash is found among people with High blood cholesterol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Niaspan and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Rash with High blood cholesterol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,932 people who have High blood cholesterol from FDA , and is updated regularly.

On Jun, 27, 2018

7,932 people who have High Blood Cholesterol and Rash are studied.

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Gender of people who have High Blood Cholesterol and experience Rash *:

  • female: 58.67 %
  • male: 41.33 %

Age of people who have High Blood Cholesterol and experience Rash *:

  • 0-1: 0.12 %
  • 2-9: 0.03 %
  • 10-19: 0.14 %
  • 20-29: 0.34 %
  • 30-39: 2.85 %
  • 40-49: 9.71 %
  • 50-59: 23.03 %
  • 60+: 63.77 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 2,014 people, 25.39%
  2. Diabetes: 718 people, 9.05%
  3. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 551 people, 6.95%
  4. Pain: 518 people, 6.53%
  5. Depression: 507 people, 6.39%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Niaspan: 1,622 people, 20.45%
  2. Lipitor: 1,229 people, 15.49%
  3. Aspirin: 1,192 people, 15.03%
  4. Crestor: 928 people, 11.70%
  5. Simvastatin: 818 people, 10.31%

Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. Itching: 2,174 people, 27.41%
  2. Skin Blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck): 1,551 people, 19.55%
  3. Feeling Hot: 792 people, 9.98%
  4. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect): 682 people, 8.60%
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 626 people, 7.89%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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