Hydrochlorothiazide and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Hydrochlorothiazide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Itching with Hydrochlorothiazide. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 92,557 people who have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 19, 2017
92,557 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide.
Among them, 2,266 people (2.45%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 56.1 %
- 1 - 6 months: 24.39 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.44 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.44 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.32 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.32 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Hydrochlorothiazide *:
- female: 66.97 %
- male: 33.03 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Hydrochlorothiazide *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.06 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.58 %
- 30-39: 4.62 %
- 40-49: 10.05 %
- 50-59: 23.04 %
- 60+: 61.61 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (313 people, 13.81%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (125 people, 5.52%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (104 people, 4.59%)
- Pain (99 people, 4.37%)
- Diabetes (98 people, 4.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (279 people, 12.31%)
- Aspirin (260 people, 11.47%)
- Niaspan (242 people, 10.68%)
- Lipitor (195 people, 8.61%)
- Atenolol (178 people, 7.86%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (701 people, 30.94%)
- Fatigue (302 people, 13.33%)
- Nausea (261 people, 11.52%)
- Skin Blushing/flushing (260 people, 11.47%)
- Breathing Difficulty (249 people, 10.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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