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Review: could Psoriasis cause Boils (Furuncle)?
We study 58,220 people who have Psoriasis from FDA and social media. Among them, 110 have Boils (Furuncle). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin) (latest reports from 127,854 patients) can be treated by Humira, Enbrel, Methotrexate Sodium, Clobetasol Propionate, Stelara, Methotrexate.
Boils (infection of the hair follicle) (latest reports from 12,257 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, crohn's disease, psoriasis, high blood pressure.
On Sep, 11, 2014: 58,216 people who have psoriasis are studied. Among them, 110 (0.19%) have Boils.
Gender of people who have psoriasis and experienced Boils * :
Age of people who have psoriasis and experienced Boils * :
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Psoriatic arthropathy (52 people, 47.27%)
- Prophylaxis (20 people, 18.18%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (8 people, 7.27%)
- Furuncle (6 people, 5.45%)
- Vitamin supplementation (5 people, 4.55%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 4.55%)
- Pain (3 people, 2.73%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 2.73%)
- Hypersensitivity (3 people, 2.73%)
- Thyroid disorder (2 people, 1.82%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Humira (58 people, 52.73%)
- Enbrel (51 people, 46.36%)
- Remicade (22 people, 20.00%)
- Prednisolone (20 people, 18.18%)
- Folic acid (15 people, 13.64%)
- Medrol (15 people, 13.64%)
- Methotrexate (10 people, 9.09%)
- Stelara (9 people, 8.18%)
- Aspirin (7 people, 6.36%)
- Amevive (7 people, 6.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
Took synthroid after birth of daugther, 12 years ago. Eventually came off synthroid while takine kelp and selenium. Joint aches and pains, especially knees and elbows. TSH 4.22, which has doubled since starting methotrexate.
From this study (4 weeks ago):
I was presecribed Betacap for what appeared initially to be bad scalp psoriasis ( not then pustular). I was later diagnosed with cutaneous lupus ( other lesions etc on skin). I had some localised alopecia and initially the Betacap was, in my view, the drug that seemed to calm down the psoriasis entirely and regrowth started. I was placed on Plaquenil when I was diagnosed with lupus 6 months ago and have been on 400 mgs daily for 3 or 4 months. Recently I have had very painfully pus-filled bumps on my scalp ( in the region where I used to apply the Betacap and where there had been hairloss). I note that both PLaquenil and Betacap can cause pustular psoriasis. I am currently being treated with clarithromycin for the pustular boils/scabs ( one week).
From this study (1 month ago):
Steroid withdrawal , red skin syndrome, flares
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Psoriasis is also known as: Plaque psoriasis.
Boils is also known as: Furuncle, Hair follicle infection, Infection - hair follicle.
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