Bengay Report: Large irritated itchy painful
A following Bengay side effect report was submitted by a user.
Female patient reported the following Bengay pain relieving patch side effects :
Large red, irritated, itchy, painful rash
i applied the patch and got a large rash right where it touched my skinSide Effect Event date: Monday January 12th 12:00:00 AM
Medication Frequency: once
Patient Age: 19
Patient Weight: 165
Diagnosis: used to apply heat to sore broken ribs and bruised muscles
Birth Defects? No
Was intervention required to prevent damage? No
Other serious medical events? No
It is estimated that 1.5 million preventable adverse drug events occur each year. Many more millions of mild adverse drug events occur each year which can affect your health, mental state, and normal everyday functioning. Drug side effects can cause death, disability, and illness.
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It is very important to keep track of all side effects and discuss them with your doctor. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.
Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.
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