Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Constipation?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
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, 778 experience Constipation. 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 303,028 patients) are typically treated by Methotrexate, Enbrel, Methotrexate Sodium, Prednisone, Humira, Plaquenil.
Constipation (latest reports from 494,340 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 199,774 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 778 (0.39%) have Constipation.
Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Constipation * :
Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Constipation * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (778 people, 100.00%)
- Osteoporosis (220 people, 28.28%)
- Hypertension (124 people, 15.94%)
- Pain (120 people, 15.42%)
- Prophylaxis (86 people, 11.05%)
- Vitamin supplementation (86 people, 11.05%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (66 people, 8.48%)
- Hypothyroidism (53 people, 6.81%)
- Depression (46 people, 5.91%)
- Restless legs syndrome (45 people, 5.78%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Humira (436 people, 56.04%)
- Methotrexate (417 people, 53.60%)
- Folic acid (281 people, 36.12%)
- Enbrel (223 people, 28.66%)
- Prednisone (196 people, 25.19%)
- Remicade (155 people, 19.92%)
- Fosamax (127 people, 16.32%)
- Prednisolone (117 people, 15.04%)
- Celebrex (109 people, 14.01%)
- Aspirin (102 people, 13.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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