Sinemet and Itching - from FDA reports


Itching is found among people who take Sinemet, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Coumadin, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Itching with Sinemet. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,043 people who have side effects when taking Sinemet from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 21, 2017

14,043 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet.
Among them, 147 people (1.05%) have Itching

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sinemet cause Itching?

Gender of people who have Itching when taking Sinemet *:

  • female: 63.45 %
  • male: 36.55 %

Age of people who have Itching when taking Sinemet *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.78 %
  • 30-39: 1.56 %
  • 40-49: 1.56 %
  • 50-59: 6.25 %
  • 60+: 89.84 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (21 people, 14.29%)
  • Metastases To Bone (21 people, 14.29%)
  • Chemotherapy (21 people, 14.29%)
  • Breast Cancer (21 people, 14.29%)
  • Osteopenia (18 people, 12.24%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Coumadin (38 people, 25.85%)
  • Prilosec (33 people, 22.45%)
  • Aspirin (31 people, 21.09%)
  • Actonel (27 people, 18.37%)
  • Toprol-Xl (24 people, 16.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Rashes (50 people, 34.01%)
  • Pain (39 people, 26.53%)
  • Pain In Extremity (31 people, 21.09%)
  • Fatigue (28 people, 19.05%)
  • Weakness (26 people, 17.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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