Would you have Rash when you have Polymyalgia Rheumatica?


Rash is found among people with Polymyalgia rheumatica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Prednisone and have Depression. We study 62 people who have Rash and Polymyalgia rheumatica from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Polymyalgia rheumatica (pain in many muscles) can be treated by Prednisone, Prednisolone, Methotrexate sodium, Celebrex (latest reports from 3,207 Polymyalgia rheumatica patients)


Rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 263,222 Rash patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

62 people who have Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Rash are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Rash when you have Polymyalgia rheumatica?

Gender of people who have Polymyalgia Rheumatica and experience Rash *:

  • female: 77.97 %
  • male: 22.03 %

Age of people who have Polymyalgia Rheumatica and experience Rash *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.85 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 7.41 %
  • 60+: 90.74 %

Severity of Rash *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 66.67 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Supplementation Therapy (10 people, 16.13%)
  • Depression (10 people, 16.13%)
  • Osteoporosis (9 people, 14.52%)
  • Bronchospasm (9 people, 14.52%)
  • Anaemia (9 people, 14.52%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisone (22 people, 35.48%)
  • Tylenol (11 people, 17.74%)
  • Synthroid (11 people, 17.74%)
  • Singulair (11 people, 17.74%)
  • Aspirin (11 people, 17.74%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Pruritus (17 people, 27.42%)
  • Arthralgia (16 people, 25.81%)
  • Gait Disturbance (15 people, 24.19%)
  • Bone Pain (15 people, 24.19%)
  • Anxiety (15 people, 24.19%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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