Drugs Associated with Pruritus Side Effect


Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for sale, they can carry various risks. Some side effects may only become evident after a product is in use by the general population.

The following drugs are associated with Pruritus (click on the link below to view detailed reports):

Drug Name Pruritus Reports All Reports
Niaspan 2585 30267
Humira 2412 272927
Enbrel 1823 266818
Tecfidera 1201 38299
Tysabri 1076 196525
Incivek 802 22606
Ultravist 741 11730
Revlimid 657 67826
Aleve 614 26169
Remicade 606 88892
Chantix 599 102562
Lamictal 578 29171
Magnevist 551 20431
Lyrica 430 79654
Avelox 401 19936
Avonex 346 158045
Celebrex 305 33182
Aspirin 278 28632
Crestor 262 41860
Byetta 256 119951
Cipro 255 26193
Lipitor 253 48673
Pegasys 250 26383
Xolair 245 15763
Nexavar 233 35792
Erbitux 209 13894
Lisinopril 191 22151
Januvia 187 17600
Cymbalta 182 42505
Wellbutrin 174 16045
Forteo 170 61427
Synthroid 170 13703
Ciprofloxacin 165 18526
Mirena 162 95929
Zyrtec 162 4922
Nexium 152 64024
Advair 149 27880
Ibuprofen 145 22395
Tykerb 143 11378
Lioresal 139 8318
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Pruritus Reports Submitted to FDA

The following Pruritus Side Effect Reports were submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (physicians, pharmacists, and nurses), consumers (patients, family members, and lawyers) and manufacturers.

This information could help you understand how symptoms, such as Pruritus could occur, develop and what you can do about them.

Red Man Syndrome, Feeling Hot, Pruritus, Therapeutic Response Decreased, Erythema

This is a report of a 52-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: hypercholesterolaemia, who was treated with Niaspan (dosage: 500 Mg Hs. Inj, start time: Jun 28, 2012), combined with: NA. and developed a serious reaction and side effect(s). The consumer presented with:
  • Red Man Syndrome
  • Feeling Hot
  • Pruritus
  • Therapeutic Response Decreased
  • Erythema
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This case can indicate the possible existence of increased vulnerability to Niaspan treatment in female patients, resulting in Pruritus side effect.
Pain, Pruritus, Alcohol Problem

This report suggests a potential Humira Pain, Pruritus, Alcohol Problem side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES was diagnosed with the following symptoms/conditions: psoriasis and used Humira (dosage: NA) starting Apr 01, 2012. Soon after starting Humira the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Pain
  • Pruritus
  • Alcohol Problem
Drugs used concurrently: NA.The patient was hospitalized. Although Humira demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pruritus, may still occur.
Erythema, Throat Tightness, Tension, Lip Swelling, Pruritus

This Erythema, Throat Tightness, Tension, Lip Swelling, Pruritus problem was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES. A 67-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following symptoms/conditions: rheumatoid arthritis. On Jul 01, 2000 this consumer started treatment with Enbrel (dosage: 50 Mg, Qwk). The following drugs were being taken at the same time:
  • Feldene (Unk)
When commencing Enbrel, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms/side effects:
  • Erythema
  • Throat Tightness
  • Tension
  • Lip Swelling
  • Pruritus
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pruritus, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

This is a report of a patient (weight: NA) from . The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA.Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following side effects:
    This opens a possibility that treatment could cause the above reactions, including Pruritus, and some subjects may be more susceptible.
    Pruritus

    A 59-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms/conditions: multiple sclerosis started Tysabri treatment (dosage: NA) on Jul 30, 2007. Soon after starting Tysabri treatment, the subject experienced various side effects, including:
    • Pruritus
    Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some female patients could be more vulnerable to Tysabri.
    Pruritus, Rash Erythematous

    A patient from (weight: NA) experienced symptoms, such as: hepatitis c and was treated with Incivek(dosage: NA). The treatment was initiated on Mar 12, 2012. After that a consumer reported the following side effect(s):
    • Pruritus
    • Rash Erythematous
    Concurrently used drugs, which potentially could have contributed to side effect(s) or affected Incivek efficacy:
    • Copegus
    • Pegasys
    Urticaria, Pruritus, Dyspnoea, Headache, Sneezing, Erythema, Ear Discomfort, Throat Tightness

    In this report, Ultravist 150 was administered for the following condition: computerised tomogram abdomen.A 36-year-old female consumer from AUSTRALIA (weight: NA) started Ultravist 150 treatment (dosage: 60 Ml, Once) on Jun 22, 2012.Sometime after starting the treatment, the patient complained of the following side effect(s):
    • Urticaria
    • Pruritus
    • Dyspnoea
    • Headache
    • Sneezing
    • Erythema
    • Ear Discomfort
    • Throat Tightness
    A possible interaction with other drugs could have contributed to this reaction: NA.Establishing a causal relationship between a specific drug and consumer's side effects is complex, but it is possible that in this report Ultravist 150 treatment could be related to the listed above side effect(s).
    Hypersensitivity, Pruritus, Pharyngeal Oedema, Dyspnoea

    This is a report of the following Revlimid side effect(s):
    • Hypersensitivity
    • Pruritus
    • Pharyngeal Oedema
    • Dyspnoea
    A 38-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight: NA) presented with the following condition: multiple myeloma and received a treatment with Revlimid (dosage: 15 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Po) starting: Jul 01, 2011.The following concurrently used drugs could have generated interactions: NA.This report suggests that a Revlimid treatment could be associated with the listed above side effect(s).
    Pruritus, Swelling, Skin Warm, Loss Of Consciousness, Body Temperature Increased, Paraesthesia

    This Aleve report was submitted by a 24-year-old consumer from UNITED STATES (weight: NA). The patient was diagnosed with: back pain and Aleve was administered (dosage: 220mg Oral) starting: NS. The consumer developed a set of symptoms:
    • Pruritus
    • Swelling
    • Skin Warm
    • Loss Of Consciousness
    • Body Temperature Increased
    • Paraesthesia
    Other drugs used simultaneously: NA.Those unexpected symptoms could be linked to a Aleve treatment, however establishing a potential drug-safety problem requires a more detailed clinical analysis.
    Muscle Twitching, Flushing, Pruritus, Nausea, Back Pain, Muscle Spasms, Abdominal Pain, Vomiting, Infusion Related Reaction

    This is a report of a possible correlation between Remicade use and the following symptoms/side effect(s):
    • Muscle Twitching
    • Flushing
    • Pruritus
    • Nausea
    • Back Pain
    • Muscle Spasms
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Vomiting
    • Infusion Related Reaction
    which could contribute to an assessment of Remicade risk profile.A female consumer from CANADA (weight: NA) was suffering from crohn's disease and was treated with Remicade (dosage: NA) starting Dec 08, 2011.Other concurrent medications: NA.
    Erythema, Middle Insomnia, Pruritus, Unevaluable Event

    A patient from UNITED STATES (weight: NA) presented with the following symptoms: tobacco abuse and after a treatment with Chantix (dosage: NA) experienced the following side effect(s):
    • Erythema
    • Middle Insomnia
    • Pruritus
    • Unevaluable Event
    The treatment was started on Aug 01, 2007. Chantix was used in combination with the following drugs:
    • Spiriva
    • Lidex
    • Atarax
    This report could alert potential Chantix consumers.
    Rash, Pruritus

    In this report, a 27-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight: NA) was affected by a possible Lamictal Xr side effect.The patient was diagnosed with epilepsy. After a treatment with Lamictal Xr (dosage: 25mg Per Day, start date: Apr 27, 2011), the patient experienced the following side effect(s):
    • Rash
    • Pruritus
    The following simultaneously used drugs could have led to this reaction:
    • Keppra
    The findings here stress that side effects should be taken into consideration when evaluating a Lamictal Xr treatment.
    Hyperhidrosis, Feeling Hot, Pruritus, Nausea, Retching, Burning Sensation

    This is a report of a 39-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight: NA), who used Magnevist (dosage: 20 Ml, Unk) for a treatment of investigation. After starting a treatment on Jun 22, 2012, the patient experienced the following side effect(s):
    • Hyperhidrosis
    • Feeling Hot
    • Pruritus
    • Nausea
    • Retching
    • Burning Sensation
    The following drugs could possibly have interacted with the Magnevist treatment NA.Taken together, these observations suggest that a Magnevist treatment could be related to side effect(s), such as Hyperhidrosis, Feeling Hot, Pruritus, Nausea, Retching, Burning Sensation.
    Pruritus, Urticaria

    This Pruritus side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: neuralgia,neuropathy peripheral,hypersensitivity. The patient was prescribed Lyrica (dosage: NA), which was started on Jun 18, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Lyrica the consumer reported the following symptoms:
    • Pruritus
    • Urticaria
    These side effects may potentially be related to Lyrica.
    Respiratory Failure, Chest Discomfort, Anaphylactic Reaction, Pruritus

    This is a Avelox side effect report of a 37-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: soft tissue infection, who was treated with Avelox (dosage:400 Mg, Once, start time: Dec 01, 2010), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Pruritus side effect. The patient presented with:
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Chest Discomfort
    • Anaphylactic Reaction
    • Pruritus
    which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Avelox treatment in patients suffering from soft tissue infection, resulting in Pruritus.
    Pruritus

    This report suggests a potential Avonex Pruritus side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 37-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): multiple sclerosis and used Avonex (dosage: NA) starting Feb 02, 2011. Soon after starting Avonex the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
    • Pruritus
    Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Avonex demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pruritus, may still occur.
    Burning Sensation, Rash, Pruritus, Face Oedema, Renal Failure Acute

    This Pruritus problem was reported by a health professional from FRANCE. A 66-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): arthralgia.On Mar 01, 2012 a consumer started treatment with Celebrex (dosage: Unk). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
    • Levothyroxine Sodium
    • Fluticasone Propionate/salmeterol
    • Nasonex
    • Singulair
    • Allopurinol (Unk)
    • Crestor
    • Indapamide
    When commencing Celebrex, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Burning Sensation
    • Rash
    • Pruritus
    • Face Oedema
    • Renal Failure Acute
    The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pruritus, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
    Arthralgia, Gait Disturbance, Joint Swelling, Hypersensitivity, Swelling Face, Urticaria, Pruritus, Erythema

    This is a Aspirin side effect report of a 48-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: stent placement,thrombosis prophylaxis and was treated with Aspirin (dosage: NA) starting Mar 13, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Arthralgia
    • Gait Disturbance
    • Joint Swelling
    • Hypersensitivity
    • Swelling Face
    • Urticaria
    • Pruritus
    • Erythema
    The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Aspirin could cause Pruritus and that some patients may be more susceptible.
    Vitamin D Decreased, Rhinorrhoea, Hypothyroidism, Blood Glucose Increased, Memory Impairment, Pruritus

    A 77-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: blood cholesterol increased started Crestor treatment (dosage: NA) on NS. Soon after starting Crestor treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
    • Vitamin D Decreased
    • Rhinorrhoea
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Blood Glucose Increased
    • Memory Impairment
    • Pruritus
    . Concurrently used drugs:
    • Scalpicin
    • Aspirin
    This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Crestor side effects, such as Pruritus.
    Pruritus, Psoriasis

    This Pruritus side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: diabetes mellitus,hypertension,psoriatic arthropathy,psoriasis.The patient was prescribed Byetta (dosage: NA), which was started on Jan 01, 2008. Concurrently used drugs:
    • Hydrochlorothiazide
    • Humira
    • Humira
    • Atenolol
    • Metfformin Hydrochloride
    • Diovan
    .When starting to take Byetta the consumer reported symptoms, such as:
    • Pruritus
    • Psoriasis
    These side effects may potentially be related to Byetta.
    Pyrexia, Erythema Multiforme, Pancytopenia, Pruritus, Formication

    This is a report of a 58-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: prophylaxis,febrile neutropenia, who was treated with Ciprofloxacin (dosage: NA, start time: Jun 21, 2012), combined with: NA. and developed a serious reaction and side effect(s). The consumer presented with:
    • Pyrexia
    • Erythema Multiforme
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pruritus
    • Formication
    which developed after the beginning of treatment. This case can indicate the possible existence of increased vulnerability to Ciprofloxacin treatment in patients, resulting in Pruritus side effect. The patient was hospitalized.
    Pruritus, Oedema Peripheral, Hypoaesthesia, Oropharyngeal Pain, Chromaturia, Pyrexia, Spider Vein, Headache, Tendon Pain

    This report suggests a potential Lipitor Pruritus, Oedema Peripheral, Hypoaesthesia, Oropharyngeal Pain, Chromaturia, Pyrexia, Spider Vein, Headache, Tendon Pain side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 59-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES was diagnosed with the following symptoms/conditions: blood cholesterol increased and used Lipitor (dosage: 1 - 10mg. Nightly) starting Feb 07, 2012. Soon after starting Lipitor the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
    • Pruritus
    • Oedema Peripheral
    • Hypoaesthesia
    • Oropharyngeal Pain
    • Chromaturia
    • Pyrexia
    • Spider Vein
    • Headache
    • Tendon Pain
    Drugs used concurrently:
    • Aspirin
    • Multi-vitamin
    • Fish Oil
    Although Lipitor demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pruritus, may still occur.
    Skin Swelling, Pruritus, Rash

    This Skin Swelling, Pruritus, Rash problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from VENEZUELA. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following symptoms/conditions: hepatitis c,hypertension. On Jan 10, 2012 this consumer started treatment with Pegasys (dosage: NA). The following drugs were being taken at the same time:
    • Valsartan And Hydrochlorothiazide (80/12.5 Mg)
    • Ribavirin
    • Acetaminophen
    When commencing Pegasys, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms/side effects:
    • Skin Swelling
    • Pruritus
    • Rash
    Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pruritus, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
    Erythema, Pruritus, Chills

    This is a report of a 15-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from GERMANY. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: asthma and was treated with Xolair (dosage: NA) starting Jun 05, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA.Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following side effects:
    • Erythema
    • Pruritus
    • Chills
    The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Xolair treatment could cause the above reactions, including Pruritus, and some female subjects may be more susceptible.
    Oropharyngeal Pain, Cerebrovascular Accident, Stomatitis, Glossodynia, Pruritus, Nausea, Convulsion, Brain Scan Abnormal, Pain Of Skin

    A 61-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms/conditions: renal cell carcinoma started Nexavar treatment (dosage: 400 Mg, Bid) on Dec 26, 2011. Soon after starting Nexavar treatment, the subject experienced various side effects, including:
    • Oropharyngeal Pain
    • Cerebrovascular Accident
    • Stomatitis
    • Glossodynia
    • Pruritus
    • Nausea
    • Convulsion
    • Brain Scan Abnormal
    • Pain Of Skin
    Concurrently used drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some female patients could be more vulnerable to Nexavar.
    Ocular Hyperaemia, Cyanosis, Dyspnoea, Flushing, Pulse Absent, Pruritus, Cardiac Disorder, Incoherent, Agitation

    A 60-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight: NA) experienced symptoms, such as: tonsil cancer and was treated with Erbitux(dosage: 800mg Once Iv). The treatment was initiated on May 14, 2012. After that a consumer reported the following side effect(s):
    • Ocular Hyperaemia
    • Cyanosis
    • Dyspnoea
    • Flushing
    • Pulse Absent
    • Pruritus
    • Cardiac Disorder
    • Incoherent
    • Agitation
    Concurrently used drugs, which potentially could have contributed to side effect(s) or affected Erbitux efficacy: NA.
    Headache, Rhinorrhoea, Tooth Extraction, Rash, Pruritus, Sensitivity Of Teeth, Anorectal Discomfort, Anal Pruritus, Pain

    In this report, Lisinopril was administered for the following condition: hypertension,hepatitis c.A consumer from (weight: NA) started Lisinopril treatment (dosage: NA) on Feb 16, 2012.Sometime after starting the treatment, the patient complained of the following side effect(s):
    • Headache
    • Rhinorrhoea
    • Tooth Extraction
    • Rash
    • Pruritus
    • Sensitivity Of Teeth
    • Anorectal Discomfort
    • Anal Pruritus
    • Pain
    A possible interaction with other drugs could have contributed to this reaction:
    • Ribavirin
    • Pegasys
    • Incivek
    Establishing a causal relationship between a specific drug and consumer's side effects is complex, but it is possible that in this report Lisinopril treatment could be related to the listed above side effect(s).
    Pruritus, Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased, Hepatic Steatosis, Flank Pain, Chest Pain, Alanine Aminotransferase Increased

    This is a report of the following Januvia side effect(s):
    • Pruritus
    • Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased
    • Hepatic Steatosis
    • Flank Pain
    • Chest Pain
    • Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
    A 55-year-old female patient from FINLAND (weight: NA) presented with the following condition: diabetes mellitus,blood glucose abnormal,hypertension and received a treatment with Januvia (dosage: NA) starting: Oct 01, 2011.The following concurrently used drugs could have generated interactions: NA.The patient was hospitalized.This report suggests that a Januvia treatment could be associated with the listed above side effect(s).
    Abdominal Pain Upper, Aphasia, Asthenia, Hypophagia, Pruritus, Influenza Like Illness, Decreased Appetite, Nausea, Confusional State

    This Cymbalta report was submitted by a 82-year-old female consumer from UNITED STATES (weight: NA). The patient was diagnosed with: neuropathy peripheral and Cymbalta was administered (dosage: NA) starting: Mar 26, 2012. The consumer developed a set of symptoms:
    • Abdominal Pain Upper
    • Aphasia
    • Asthenia
    • Hypophagia
    • Pruritus
    • Influenza Like Illness
    • Decreased Appetite
    • Nausea
    • Confusional State
    Other drugs used simultaneously: NA.Those unexpected symptoms could be linked to a Cymbalta treatment, however establishing a potential drug-safety problem requires a more detailed clinical analysis.
    Therapeutic Response Unexpected, Urticaria, Pruritus

    This is a report of a possible correlation between Wellbutrin Sr use and the following symptoms/side effect(s):
    • Therapeutic Response Unexpected
    • Urticaria
    • Pruritus
    which could contribute to an assessment of Wellbutrin Sr risk profile.A 37-year-old female consumer from UNITED STATES (weight: NA) was suffering from anxiety and was treated with Wellbutrin Sr (dosage: 100mg Twice Per Day) starting Dec 18, 2010.Other concurrent medications:
    • Ambien
    Rash, Asthenia, Mobility Decreased, Pruritus, Weight Decreased, Pneumonia

    A 85-year-old patient from CANADA (weight: NA) presented with the following symptoms: osteoporosis and after a treatment with Forteo (dosage: 20 Ug, Qd) experienced the following side effect(s):
    • Rash
    • Asthenia
    • Mobility Decreased
    • Pruritus
    • Weight Decreased
    • Pneumonia
    The treatment was started on Oct 11, 2011. Forteo was used in combination with the following drugs: NA.The patient was hospitalized.This report could alert potential Forteo consumers.
    Insomnia, Malaise, Alopecia, Osteoarthritis, Pruritus

    In this report, a female patient from UNITED STATES (weight: NA) was affected by a possible Synthroid side effect.The patient was diagnosed with hypothyroidism. After a treatment with Synthroid (dosage: NA, start date: NS), the patient experienced the following side effect(s):
    • Insomnia
    • Malaise
    • Alopecia
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Pruritus
    The following simultaneously used drugs could have led to this reaction: NA.The findings here stress that side effects should be taken into consideration when evaluating a Synthroid treatment.
    Pyrexia, Erythema Multiforme, Pancytopenia, Pruritus, Formication

    This is a report of a 58-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight: NA), who used Ciprofloxacin (dosage: NA) for a treatment of prophylaxis,febrile neutropenia. After starting a treatment on Jun 21, 2012, the patient experienced the following side effect(s):
    • Pyrexia
    • Erythema Multiforme
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pruritus
    • Formication
    The following drugs could possibly have interacted with the Ciprofloxacin treatment NA.The patient was hospitalized.Taken together, these observations suggest that a Ciprofloxacin treatment could be related to side effect(s), such as Pyrexia, Erythema Multiforme, Pancytopenia, Pruritus, Formication.
    Pruritus, Galactorrhoea, Breast Discomfort

    This Pruritus side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 39-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: contraception. The patient was prescribed Mirena (dosage: 20 ?g/d, Cont), which was started on Jan 01, 2010. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Mirena the consumer reported the following symptoms:
    • Pruritus
    • Galactorrhoea
    • Breast Discomfort
    These side effects may potentially be related to Mirena.
    Urticaria, Feeling Hot, Pruritus

    This is a Zyrtec side effect report of a female patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: asthma,urticaria,hypersensitivity, who was treated with Zyrtec (dosage:NA, start time: Jan 01, 2004), combined with: NA., and developed a serious reaction and a Pruritus side effect. The patient presented with:
    • Urticaria
    • Feeling Hot
    • Pruritus
    which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Zyrtec treatment in female patients suffering from asthma,urticaria,hypersensitivity, resulting in Pruritus.
    Palpitations, Pruritus, Urticaria, Asthma, Ocular Hyperaemia

    This report suggests a potential Nexium Pruritus side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 54-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): gastrooesophageal reflux disease and used Nexium (dosage: NA) starting Feb 23, 2012. Soon after starting Nexium the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
    • Palpitations
    • Pruritus
    • Urticaria
    • Asthma
    • Ocular Hyperaemia
    Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Nexium demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pruritus, may still occur.
    Scratch, Tremor, Feeling Abnormal, Muscle Contractions Involuntary, Pruritus, Contusion, Insomnia

    This Pruritus problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 57-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): asthma.On Feb 20, 2011 a consumer started treatment with Advair Hfa (dosage: 2 Puffs Twice A Day). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Advair Hfa, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Scratch
    • Tremor
    • Feeling Abnormal
    • Muscle Contractions Involuntary
    • Pruritus
    • Contusion
    • Insomnia
    Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pruritus, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
    Rash Macular, Pruritus

    This is a Ibuprofen (advil) side effect report of a patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: toothache and was treated with Ibuprofen (advil) (dosage: Unk, Tablet 4x/day) starting Jun 17, 2012. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Rash Macular
    • Pruritus
    This opens a possibility that Ibuprofen (advil) could cause Pruritus and that some patients may be more susceptible.
    Dry Skin, Carbohydrate Antigen 15-3 Increased, Pruritus, Hypertension, Middle Insomnia, Acne, Diarrhoea, Madarosis, Nervousness

    A 42-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: breast cancer,breast cancer metastatic started Tykerb treatment (dosage: 1250mg Per Day) on Aug 27, 2011. Soon after starting Tykerb treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
    • Dry Skin
    • Carbohydrate Antigen 15-3 Increased
    • Pruritus
    • Hypertension
    • Middle Insomnia
    • Acne
    • Diarrhoea
    • Madarosis
    • Nervousness
    . Concurrently used drugs:
    • Femara
    This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Tykerb side effects, such as Pruritus.
    Nausea, Clonus, Pruritus, Vomiting, Device Occlusion, Implant Site Effusion, Device Issue, Hypertonia

    This Pruritus side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES. A 16-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: muscle spasticity.The patient was prescribed Lioresal (dosage: See B5 Mcg, Daily, Intr), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA..When starting to take Lioresal the consumer reported symptoms, such as:
    • Nausea
    • Clonus
    • Pruritus
    • Vomiting
    • Device Occlusion
    • Implant Site Effusion
    • Device Issue
    • Hypertonia
    These side effects may potentially be related to Lioresal. The patient was hospitalized.

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