Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Brittle nails?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
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On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 199,778 people who have Rheumatoid arthritis. Among them, 9 experience Brittle nails (Nail abnormalities). See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 303,023 patients) are typically treated by Methotrexate, Enbrel, Methotrexate Sodium, Prednisone, Humira, Plaquenil.
Brittle nails (abnormal nail) (latest reports from 2,929 patients) has been reported by people with breast cancer, high blood pressure, breast cancer metastatic, preventive health care, acupuncture and pain.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 199,774 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 9 (0.00%) have Brittle Nails.
Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Brittle nails * :
|Brittle nails||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Brittle nails * :
|Brittle nails||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||46.15%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||46.15% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Brittle nails||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 100.00%)
- Psoriasis (2 people, 22.22%)
- Depression (1 people, 11.11%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 11.11%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Methotrexate (8 people, 88.89%)
- Cyclosporine (6 people, 66.67%)
- Prednisolone (6 people, 66.67%)
- Sulfasalazine (6 people, 66.67%)
- Methylprednisolone (6 people, 66.67%)
- Cyclophosphamide (6 people, 66.67%)
- Humira (5 people, 55.56%)
- Enbrel (2 people, 22.22%)
- Norvasc (1 people, 11.11%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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