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Niaspan (Niacin Extended-Release) - Pruritus - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Cases with Pruritus (959)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Niaspan (Niacin Extended-Release) where reactions include pruritus. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

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Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-23

Patient: male, weighing 109.0 kg (239.7 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Middle Insomnia, Drug Ineffective, Cataract Operation

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: LOW Density Lipoprotein Increased

Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Triglycerides

Niaspan
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased

Other drugs received by patient: Hytrin; Jalyn; Losartan Potassium; Tricor; Aspirin; Multi-Vitamin



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-15

Patient: female, weighing 104.4 kg (229.7 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Postoperative Adhesion, Pruritus, Chest Pain, Erythema, Paraesthesia

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased

Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Triglycerides Increased
    Start date: 2012-05-30

Simcor
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Other drugs received by patient: Protonix; Toprol-XL; Effient; Crestor; Ranolazine



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-10

Patient: female, weighing 104.4 kg (229.7 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Chest Pain, Erythema, Paraesthesia, Excessive Granulation Tissue

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased

Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Triglycerides Increased
    Start date: 2012-05-30

Simcor
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Other drugs received by patient: Toprol-XL; Ranolazine; Crestor; Protonix; Effient



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-10

Patient: female

Reactions: Pruritus, Bladder Neck Suspension, Skin Burning Sensation, Myocardial Infarction, Erythema, Scar

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Niaspan
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2005-07-01

Niaspan
    Dosage: 1/2 tablet at bedtime

Other drugs received by patient: Crestor; Lovastatin; Paroxetine HCL; Fenofibrate; Nexium; Magnesium; Lisinopril; Vitamin D; Multi-Vitamins; Aspirin; Proair HFA



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 68.1 kg (149.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: LOW Density Lipoprotein Increased

Niaspan
    Dosage: at bedtime
    Indication: Blood Triglycerides Increased

Other drugs received by patient: Lisinopril; Mobic; Aspirin; Vitamin TAB; Crestor



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 67.6 kg (148.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Rash

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Dosage: daily

Niaspan
    Dosage: daily
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased

Other drugs received by patient: Aspirin; Lipitor; Lisinopril



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 72.6 kg (159.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Burning Sensation, Pruritus

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Dosage: at night
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Abnormal
    Start date: 2011-07-01

Niaspan
    Dosage: at night

Other drugs received by patient: Simvastatin; Metoprolol Tartrate; Vitamin D; Omeprazole



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 81.7 kg (179.8 pounds)

Reactions: Pruritus

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 74.0 kg (162.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Abdominal Distension, Erythema

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Dosage: every night
    Indication: Total Cholesterol / HDL Ratio Abnormal
    Start date: 2008-06-01
    End date: 2011-12-01

Niaspan
    Dosage: every night
    Start date: 2012-03-01

Other drugs received by patient: Uroxatral; Enalapril Maleate; Aspirin; Tamoxifen Citrate; Vitamin TAB; Zetia



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 93.1 kg (204.8 pounds)

Reactions: Burning Sensation, Pruritus

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Lisinopril; Simvastatin; Omeprazole; Tramadol HCL; Atenolol



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Feeling Hot, Skin Burning Sensation

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Cymbalta; Aspirin



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Feeling Hot, Urticaria, Erythema, Papule

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male

Reactions: Pruritus, Diabetes Mellitus

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased

Niaspan
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased

Other drugs received by patient: Lipitor; Aspirin; Trilipix; Metformin Hydrochloride; Lisinopril; Allopurinol



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Erythema

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 76.7 kg (168.8 pounds)

Reactions: Pruritus, Hypersensitivity, Ankle Fracture, Erythema, Flushing, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Malaise, Arthralgia, Joint Swelling

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Dosage: for 4 to 5 weeks
    Start date: 2012-02-01

Niaspan
    Dosage: 2 tablet in am and 1 in pm
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2010-01-01
    End date: 2011-11-01

Niaspan
    Dosage: 2 tablets
    Start date: 2012-01-01

Niaspan

Sulfasalazine
    Indication: Rheumatoid Arthritis

Other drugs received by patient: Amlodipine Besylate; Ascorbic Acid; Folic Acid; Methotrexate; Centrum Silver FOR MEN



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 90.3 kg (198.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Coumadin; Aspirin; Digoxin; Crestor; Fish OIL; Hydrochlorothiazde TAB; Enalapril Maleate; Lopressor



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 59.9 kg (131.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Swelling, Muscle Disorder, Paraesthesia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Atorvastatin
    Dosage: gerneric niaspan
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-12-01
    End date: 2012-01-01

Niaspan
    Dosage: in the morning

Niaspan
    Start date: 2012-01-01

Niaspan
    Dosage: at bedtime
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    End date: 2011-12-01

Other drugs received by patient: Enalapril Maleate; Zetia; Aspirin



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a pharmacist from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male

Reactions: Overdose, Pruritus, Dyspepsia, Skin Burning Sensation, Drug Dispensing Error

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Metformin Hydrochloride
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Niaspan
    Dosage: 2000 mg at supper + 2000 mg at bedtime
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-08-31



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 111.2 kg (244.7 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Erythema

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Lipitor; Lisinopril



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 64.5 kg (141.8 pounds)

Reactions: Rash Generalised, Hot Flush, Pruritus

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased

Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Triglycerides Increased
    Start date: 2011-09-08

Other drugs received by patient: Colestipol Hydrochloride; Lexapro; Unknown Blood Pressure Medication



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 88.5 kg (194.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Vitamin B12 Deficiency, Feeling Hot, Erythema

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Magnesium Hydroxide TAB
    Dosage: 30 minutes before the niaspan
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased

Other drugs received by patient: Plavix; Pepcid AC; Lipitor; Atenolol; Aspirin; Lisinopril



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 73.5 kg (161.8 pounds)

Reactions: Weight Decreased, Pruritus, Feeling Hot

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Metformin Hydrochloride; Benefiber; Lisinopril; Crestor; Byetta; Amlodipine; Metamucil-2



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Dosage: every night
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2012-01-10

Niaspan
    Indication: Asthenia

Niaspan
    Indication: Dyspnoea

Other drugs received by patient: Plavix



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 98.1 kg (215.7 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal, Pruritus, Feeling Hot, Erythema, Paraesthesia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2011-06-25
    End date: 2011-09-10

Niaspan

Niaspan
    Dosage: at bedtime
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: LOW Density Lipoprotein Increased
    Start date: 2011-06-10
    End date: 2011-06-11

Niaspan
    Dosage: at bedtime
    Indication: Familial Risk Factor
    Start date: 2011-09-11

Other drugs received by patient: Lipitor; Centrum; Omega 6; Coq10



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 56.8 kg (124.9 pounds)

Reactions: Pruritus, Rash

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Effexor; Topamax; Allegra; Acyclovir; Plavix; Accupril; Meloxicam; Crestor; Aspirin



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 69.0 kg (151.8 pounds)

Reactions: Burning Sensation, LIP Swelling, Flushing, Pruritus, Auricular Swelling, Rash, Erythema

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Niaspan
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 88.5 kg (194.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Feeling Hot, Heat Rash

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased

Niaspan
    Dosage: every night
    Indication: Blood Triglycerides Abnormal
    Start date: 2012-05-16

Other drugs received by patient: Aspirin; Fish OIL; Synthroid



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 73.5 kg (161.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol

Niaspan
    Dosage: once daily at bedtime
    Indication: LOW Density Lipoprotein Increased
    Start date: 2011-11-22

Other drugs received by patient: Synthroid; Zetia; Evamist; Prometrium; Aldactone



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 84.0 kg (184.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Pruritus, Feeling Hot

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Lovaza; Simvastatin



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 86.3 kg (189.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Burning Sensation, Pruritus, Feeling Hot

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Dosage: at night around 9-9:30pm
    Indication: LOW Density Lipoprotein Increased
    Start date: 2011-09-25

Niaspan
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased

Other drugs received by patient: Lipitor; Effient; Lovaza; Metoprolol Tartrate; Aspirin; Nexium



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