Xanax and Pruritus - from FDA reports
Pruritus is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Synthroid, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Pruritus with Xanax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84,702 people who have side effects when taking Xanax from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 22, 2017
84,702 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 1,931 people (2.28%) have Pruritus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xanax when people have Pruritus *:
- < 1 month: 31.03 %
- 1 - 6 months: 55.17 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.45 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.45 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.9 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pruritus when taking Xanax *:
- female: 75.37 %
- male: 24.63 %
Age of people who have Pruritus when taking Xanax *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.07 %
- 10-19: 0.33 %
- 20-29: 2.28 %
- 30-39: 6.39 %
- 40-49: 21.0 %
- 50-59: 26.68 %
- 60+: 43.12 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (191 people, 9.89%)
- Depression (175 people, 9.06%)
- High Blood Pressure (174 people, 9.01%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (157 people, 8.13%)
- Hepatitis C (98 people, 5.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (189 people, 9.79%)
- Lasix (179 people, 9.27%)
- Aspirin (172 people, 8.91%)
- Ambien (168 people, 8.70%)
- Nexium (163 people, 8.44%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (595 people, 30.81%)
- Nausea (372 people, 19.26%)
- Fatigue (333 people, 17.24%)
- Pain (264 people, 13.67%)
- Breathing Difficulty (262 people, 13.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Hi. I have sciatica as a result of leg length discrepancy. Ivd been dogged with back pain for decades but the past year it seems to get better. Bit of an twing but nothing more. My outer left thigh has been numb for years but it’s just started to itch like crazy. The area had a couple of ...
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Hi! I was on cellcept over a year was off of it for about 2 months and back on it for about a month. The itching is severe. Please let me know your tips that help you survive. Also crawling of the scalp, ugh. Hubby checked nothing there. TIA
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