Rheumatoid arthritis and Myalgia - from FDA reports


Myalgia is found among people with Rheumatoid arthritis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Enbrel and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Myalgia with Rheumatoid arthritis. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,892 people who have Rheumatoid arthritis from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 16, 2017

2,892 people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis and Myalgia are studied.

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Gender of people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis and experience Myalgia *:

  • female: 79.75 %
  • male: 20.25 %

Age of people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis and experience Myalgia *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.09 %
  • 10-19: 0.39 %
  • 20-29: 2.03 %
  • 30-39: 7.24 %
  • 40-49: 15.22 %
  • 50-59: 31.57 %
  • 60+: 43.47 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (166 people, 5.74%)
  • Pain (155 people, 5.36%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (117 people, 4.05%)
  • Osteoporosis (77 people, 2.66%)
  • Preventive Health Care (68 people, 2.35%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Enbrel (1,188 people, 41.08%)
  • Humira (808 people, 27.94%)
  • Methotrexate (701 people, 24.24%)
  • Folic Acid (262 people, 9.06%)
  • Prednisone (231 people, 7.99%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Joint Pain (897 people, 31.02%)
  • Fatigue (558 people, 19.29%)
  • Pain (426 people, 14.73%)
  • Weakness (415 people, 14.35%)
  • Headache (410 people, 14.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Myalgia and Rheumatoid arthritis?

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints) can be treated by Methotrexate, Enbrel, Methotrexate sodium, Prednisone, Humira (latest reports from 481,046 Rheumatoid arthritis patients)


Myalgia (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 113,815 Myalgia patients).

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