• Dermatology
  • Unwanted Effects of Cosmetics and Drugs Used in Dermatology, Issue 282 By Anton C. de Groot, Johan Pieter Nater, J. Willem Weyland Maria V, Albuquerque A, Loureiro A, Sousa A, Victorino R (March 2004). (wikipedia.org)
  • NSAIDs
  • In addition, the United States Food and Drug Administration and the European Medicines Agency started revision processes of the entire class of both NSAIDs and COX-2 inhibitors. (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • Large tender well-circumscribed edematous and erythematous plaques that may be symmetrical occur after drug ingestion and fade completely within 2 to 3 weeks. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • However, women are more likely than men to develop drug rashes, and they tend to occur more frequently in elderly people. (skinsight.com)
  • Eruptions can occur frequently with a certain drug (for example, with phenytoin), or be very rare (for example, Sweet's syndrome following the administration of colony-stimulating factors). (wikipedia.org)
  • The core side effects of NSAAs such as gynecomastia, sexual dysfunction, and hot flashes occur at similar rates with the different drugs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Glans
  • This med gave me an absolutely horrific, excruciating fixed drug eruption on the glans of my penis that took two months to heal. (thebody.com)
  • concurrent
  • No causative drug was found in some patients, which might be associated with concurrent intake of several drugs, multiple FDE, and peculiarity of the patch test. (duhnnae.com)
  • medication
  • The culprit can be both a prescription drug or an over-the-counter medication. (wikipedia.org)
  • The easiest way to lookup drug information, identify pills, check interactions and set up your own personal medication records. (drugs.com)
  • A published algorithm (ALDEN) to assess drug causality gives structured assistance in identifying the responsible medication. (wikipedia.org)
  • Typically, the symptoms of drug-induced SJS arise within a week of starting the medication. (wikipedia.org)
  • ibuprofen
  • A single blind oral challenge test (SBOCT) with other propionic acid derivates were performed in order to check for crossreactivity between them: ibuprofen, ketoprofen and nabumetone were administered and all drugs were well tolerated. (semanticscholar.org)
  • In 2006, ibuprofen lysine was approved in the US by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for closure of patent ductus arteriosus in premature infants weighing between 500 and 1,500 grams (1 and 3 lb), who are no more than 32 weeks gestational age when usual medical management (such as fluid restriction, diuretics, and respiratory support) is not effective. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), "ibuprofen can interfere with the antiplatelet effect of low-dose aspirin, potentially rendering aspirin less effective when used for cardioprotection and stroke prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Certain drugs are less likely to cause drug eruptions (rates estimated to be ≤3 per 1000 patients exposed). (wikipedia.org)
  • This cross-sectional study was carried out on 30 patients with criteria of generalized fixed drug eruption over 9 years. (duhnnae.com)
  • The antibiotic group, especially cotrimoxazole 26.1%, was reported to be the most common offending drug, but the causative drug was not determined in 7 23.3% patients. (duhnnae.com)
  • As many as 7 per cent of patients taking the drug for more than six months develop a pemphigus-like eruption. (rxpgonline.com)
  • Patients usually present with the skin eruption 1-2 weeks after use of the cytotoxic drug. (wikipedia.org)
  • In patients receiving chemotherapy, it has been postulated that a high concentration of the cytotoxic drug in sweat has a direct toxic effect on the eccrine glands. (wikipedia.org)
  • In November 2011, this trial was stopped early after an interim analysis revealed that patients given the drug lived for approximately 5 months longer than those taking placebo. (wikipedia.org)
  • this simplifies the clinical application of the drug and makes it an attractive choice for patients who require antispasmodic therapy without a reduction in alertness. (wikipedia.org)
  • onset
  • The onset may be within weeks of drug initiation, but LDE is atypical in that it can take up to 12 months to evolve. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • The interval between drug initiation and onset of pemphigus may be weeks to months and has been reported as being up to one year. (cancertherapyadvisor.com)
  • Drugs discontinued more than 1 month prior to onset of mucocutaneous physical findings are highly unlikely to cause SJS and TEN. (wikipedia.org)
  • withdrawn
  • Because of these results, some drugs were withdrawn from the market (rofecoxib, in September 2004 and valdecoxib in April 2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • Serum
  • An up to 89% decrease in serum prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels have been reported after a month of taking the drug. (wikipedia.org)
  • rashes
  • Drug rashes can appear on people of all ages, all races, and of both sexes. (skinsight.com)
  • Drug rashes can appear as a variety of skin rashes, including pink to red bumps, hives, blisters, red patches, pus-filled bumps (pustules), or sensitivity to sunlight. (skinsight.com)
  • Drug rashes may involve the entire skin surface, or they may be limited to one or a few body parts. (skinsight.com)
  • Itching is common in many drug rashes. (skinsight.com)
  • exposure
  • However, if the patient developed NEH after chemotherapy, the offending cytotoxic drug has to be discontinued, and the patient must avoid this particular cytotoxic drug in the future, because NEH usually re occurs upon re exposure to the same cytotoxic drug. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause
  • Oral contraceptives, some anti-malarial drugs, gold, etc. are known to cause such eruptions. (doctorgoodskin.com)
  • Drugs can also cause hair and nail changes, affect the mucous membranes, or cause itching without outward skin changes. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is a list of drugs and substances that are known or suspected to cause Stevens-Johnson syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • medicines
  • Drugs.com provides accurate and independent information on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products. (drugs.com)
  • cytotoxic
  • The overwhelming majority of neutrophilic eccrine hidradenitis (NEH) is seen in people with cancer, especially leukaemia, who receive chemotherapy with a cytotoxic drug. (wikipedia.org)