Salonpas side effects - from FDA reports


Summary

In this review, we analyze Salonpas side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Salonpas. The review is based on 186 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Salonpas

Salonpas has active ingredients of menthol; methyl salicylate. (latest outcomes from Salonpas 198 users)

On Jan, 19, 2018

186 people who take Salonpas are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Salonpas side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • application site warmth
  • diarrhoea
  • drug ineffective
  • application site pain
  • application site pruritus
  • rash
  • application site rash
  • thermal burn
  • application site irritation
  • application site vesicles
1 - 6 months:
  • application site irritation
  • drug ineffective
not specified:
  • drug ineffective
  • dermatitis contact
  • abdominal distension
  • application site pain
  • pain in extremity
  • weight increased
  • application site exfoliation
  • burning sensation
  • cerebral infarction
  • irritable bowel syndrome

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • drug ineffective
  • application site pain
  • dermatitis contact
  • abdominal distension
  • application site exfoliation
  • application site irritation
  • application site pruritus
  • application site warmth
  • cerebral infarction
  • irritable bowel syndrome
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • application site rash
  • rash
  • throat irritation
  • weight increased
  • application site erythema
  • application site irritation
  • application site pain
  • application site pruritus
  • application site reaction

Most common side effects by age *:

20-29:
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • thermal burn
  • urticaria
30-39:
  • throat irritation
  • application site warmth
  • loss of consciousness
  • sensory disturbance
  • tendonitis
40-49:
  • abdominal distension
  • application site rash
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • application site pain
  • bronchospasm
  • crohn's disease
  • drug ineffective
  • swollen tongue
  • urticaria
  • vomiting
50-59:
  • drug ineffective
  • application site irritation
  • application site pain
  • nasopharyngitis
  • rash
  • application site pruritus
  • burning sensation
  • erythema
  • lactose intolerance
  • meniscus lesion
60+:
  • drug ineffective
  • application site pain
  • application site pruritus
  • cerebral infarction
  • pain in extremity
  • rash
  • skin ulcer
  • weight increased
  • angioplasty
  • application site irritation

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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