Would you have Shingles when you have Psoriasis?

Summary

Shingles is found among people with Psoriasis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Enbrel and have Psoriatic arthropathy. We study 804 people who have Shingles and Psoriasis from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Psoriasis

Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin) can be treated by Humira, Enbrel, Stelara, Methotrexate sodium, Methotrexate (latest reports from 157,409 Psoriasis patients)

Shingles

Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) has been reported by people with renal failure acute, drug ineffective, weakness, speech impairment (adult), depressed level of consciousness (latest reports from 35,652 Shingles patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

804 people who have Psoriasis and Shingles are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Shingles when you have Psoriasis?

Gender of people who have Psoriasis and experience Shingles *:

  • female: 56.13 %
  • male: 43.87 %

Age of people who have Psoriasis and experience Shingles *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.21 %
  • 20-29: 3.79 %
  • 30-39: 9.83 %
  • 40-49: 17.07 %
  • 50-59: 28.1 %
  • 60+: 40.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (156 people, 19.40%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (46 people, 5.72%)
  • Hypertension (37 people, 4.60%)
  • Depression (20 people, 2.49%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (20 people, 2.49%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Enbrel (321 people, 39.93%)
  • Humira (235 people, 29.23%)
  • Stelara (91 people, 11.32%)
  • Methotrexate (56 people, 6.97%)
  • Remicade (40 people, 4.98%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Psoriasis (152 people, 18.91%)
  • Pain (46 people, 5.72%)
  • Rash (45 people, 5.60%)
  • Arthralgia (44 people, 5.47%)
  • Drug Ineffective (39 people, 4.85%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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