Who have Photosensitivity reaction with Fluoxetine - from FDA reports
Photosensitivity reaction is found among people who take Fluoxetine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Zyban, and have Hair loss. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 53,900 people who have side effects when taking Fluoxetine from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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53,900 people reported to have side effects when taking Fluoxetine.
Among them, 75 people (0.14%) have Photosensitivity reaction
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Fluoxetine when people have Photosensitivity reaction *:
- < 1 month: 12.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 37.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 37.5 %
Gender of people who have Photosensitivity reaction when taking Fluoxetine *:
- female: 68.57 %
- male: 31.43 %
Age of people who have Photosensitivity reaction when taking Fluoxetine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 6.35 %
- 20-29: 19.05 %
- 30-39: 17.46 %
- 40-49: 31.75 %
- 50-59: 7.94 %
- 60+: 17.46 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hair Loss: 7 people, 9.33%
- Rashes (redness): 6 people, 8.00%
- Pain: 4 people, 5.33%
- Acne (skin problems that cause pimples): 4 people, 5.33%
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: 3 people, 4.00%
- Quit Smoking: 3 people, 4.00%
- Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 3 people, 4.00%
- High Blood Cholesterol: 3 people, 4.00%
- Oral Contraception: 2 people, 2.67%
- Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 2 people, 2.67%
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zyban: 9 people, 12.00%
- Paxil: 8 people, 10.67%
- Stelazine: 6 people, 8.00%
- Vitamin C: 4 people, 5.33%
- Alprazolam: 4 people, 5.33%
- Omeprazole: 4 people, 5.33%
- Calcium: 3 people, 4.00%
- Humira: 3 people, 4.00%
- Fluticasone Propionate: 3 people, 4.00%
- Enbrel: 3 people, 4.00%
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 34 people, 45.33%
- Dizziness: 23 people, 30.67%
- Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 20 people, 26.67%
- Balance Disorder: 20 people, 26.67%
- Weakness: 20 people, 26.67%
- Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat): 20 people, 26.67%
- Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating): 19 people, 25.33%
- Depressed Mood: 19 people, 25.33%
- Suicidal Ideation: 19 people, 25.33%
- Tearfulness (excess tearing): 18 people, 24.00%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
FDA reports used in this study
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You are not alone:
Fluoxetine has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Fluoxetine 57,156 users)
Photosensitivity reaction has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 10,504 Photosensitivity reaction patients).
Drugs that are associated with Photosensitivity reactionPhotosensitivity reaction (1,604 drugs)
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- Stricklin SM, Stoecker WV, Rader RK, Hood AF, Litt JZ, Schuman TP, "Persistent edematous-plaque photosensitivity observed with sitagliptin phosphate (Januvia®)", Dermatology online journal, 2012 Feb .
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