Salicylate sensitivity

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What is salicylate sensitivity?

Salicylate sensitivity or intolerance is any adverse effect as a result of salicylate intake or exposure.

Common symptoms reported by people with salicylate sensitivity

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with salicylate sensitivity

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)
Type
Lifestyle Modification
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
fatigue (1) pain (1)

Data from patients with salicylate sensitivity, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with salicylate sensitivity

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
fatigue (1) pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with salicylate sensitivity, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has salicylate sensitivity on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 3
40s 2
50s 2
60s 5
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 1
Female 12

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 7
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from salicylate sensitivity patients who have completed their condition history
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