Permethrin side effects - from FDA reports


Summary

In this review, we analyze Permethrin side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Permethrin. The review is based on 542 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Permethrin

Permethrin has active ingredients of permethrin. It is often used in scabies. (latest outcomes from Permethrin 566 users)

On Jan, 21, 2018

542 people who take Permethrin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Permethrin side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • photosensitivity reaction
  • vision blurred
  • application site papules
  • cardiogenic shock
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • dyspepsia
  • paraesthesia
  • pregnancy with injectable contraceptive
  • suicidal ideation
  • drug ineffective
1 - 6 months:
  • ejaculation failure
  • hyponatraemia
  • rash
  • scar
  • skin lesion
1 - 2 years:
  • memory impairment
  • somnolence
not specified:
  • drug ineffective
  • rash maculo-papular
  • death
  • talipes
  • vomiting
  • campbell de morgan spots
  • abdominal pain
  • pruritus
  • alopecia
  • dyspnoea

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • drug ineffective
  • rash maculo-papular
  • talipes
  • abdominal pain
  • pregnancy with injectable contraceptive
  • vomiting
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • suicidal ideation
  • vision blurred
  • paraesthesia
male:
  • death
  • ejaculation failure
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting
  • campbell de morgan spots
  • cardiac arrest
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • myocardial infarction
  • pneumonia
  • pruritus

Most common side effects by age *:

0-1:
  • talipes
  • vomiting
  • eye swelling
2-9:
  • drug ineffective
  • diarrhoea
  • vomiting
  • abnormal behaviour
  • emotional disorder
  • rash
  • seizure
  • skin irritation
  • trichorrhexis
  • visual impairment
10-19:
  • pregnancy with injectable contraceptive
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • application site papules
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dyspnoea
  • lice infestation
  • nausea
20-29:
  • abdominal pain
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • abdominal pain upper
  • diarrhoea
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • fall
  • jugular vein thrombosis
  • mental disorder
  • nausea
  • paraesthesia
30-39:
  • tremor
  • abdominal pain
  • drug ineffective
  • dysphagia
  • vomiting
  • abdominal distension
  • biliary colic
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis
  • defaecation urgency
40-49:
  • suicidal ideation
  • myocardial infarction
  • angina unstable
  • cardiogenic shock
  • joint swelling
  • rash
  • skin ulcer
  • abdominal pain
  • acarodermatitis
  • alopecia
50-59:
  • photosensitivity reaction
  • dyspepsia
  • application site papules
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • pain
  • rheumatoid factor increased
  • scar
  • sudden cardiac death
  • upper respiratory tract infection
  • vision blurred
60+:
  • ejaculation failure
  • death
  • cardiac arrest
  • pruritus
  • rash
  • overdose
  • pneumonia
  • rash generalised
  • renal failure
  • urticaria

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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