Effexor and Acne - from FDA reports
Acne is found among people who take Effexor, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Folic Acid, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Acne with Effexor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 69,058 people who have side effects when taking Effexor from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 20, 2017
69,058 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor.
Among them, 159 people (0.23%) have Acne
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Effexor when people have Acne *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 20 %
- 10+ years: 60 %
Gender of people who have Acne when taking Effexor *:
- female: 90.13 %
- male: 9.87 %
Age of people who have Acne when taking Effexor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.27 %
- 20-29: 11.97 %
- 30-39: 15.38 %
- 40-49: 28.21 %
- 50-59: 19.66 %
- 60+: 20.51 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (9 people, 5.66%)
- Breast Cancer (9 people, 5.66%)
- Crohn's Disease (8 people, 5.03%)
- Narcolepsy (7 people, 4.40%)
- Birth Control (6 people, 3.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Folic Acid (19 people, 11.95%)
- Synthroid (18 people, 11.32%)
- Zoloft (17 people, 10.69%)
- Neurontin (17 people, 10.69%)
- Xanax (16 people, 10.06%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (35 people, 22.01%)
- Fatigue (31 people, 19.50%)
- Rashes (27 people, 16.98%)
- Pain (25 people, 15.72%)
- Memory Loss (25 people, 15.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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so this acne is on one side of my face my on my jawline. they keep forming , i had been off the medicine for a while and just started taking it about 3 weeks ago, it did clear up the last time but this is awful and embarrasing, they are under the skin acne and huge. smh help!!!