Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Fibroids?
We study 200,004 people who have Rheumatoid arthritis from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Fibroids (Uterine fibroids). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 321,104 patients) can be treated by Methotrexate, Methotrexate Sodium, Enbrel, Humira, Plaquenil, Prednisone.
Fibroids (non cancerous tumour of muscle layer) (latest reports from 4,278 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, breast cancer, birth control, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 199,985 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 43 (0.02%) have Fibroids. They amount to 1.01% of all the 4,269 people who have Fibroids on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Fibroids * :
Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Fibroids * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hormone replacement therapy (20 people, 46.51%)
- Pain (12 people, 27.91%)
- Osteopenia (11 people, 25.58%)
- Hypertension (9 people, 20.93%)
- Osteoarthritis (8 people, 18.60%)
- Bone disorder (7 people, 16.28%)
- Onychomycosis (6 people, 13.95%)
- Gastric disorder (6 people, 13.95%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 11.63%)
- Nipple infection (4 people, 9.30%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Methotrexate (43 people, 100.00%)
- Humira (39 people, 90.70%)
- Folic acid (27 people, 62.79%)
- Enbrel (24 people, 55.81%)
- Arava (22 people, 51.16%)
- Prednisone (22 people, 51.16%)
- Celebrex (22 people, 51.16%)
- Fosamax (20 people, 46.51%)
- Prempro (20 people, 46.51%)
- Vitamin e (20 people, 46.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have been taking methotrexate 10 mg (one injection a week) since 2002. I was then under Metoject (Methotrexate) 10 mg and then 7.5 mg until February 2013 when I had mouth sores. I was told I had mouth cancer in April 2014 and has been operated mid May at the Pitie Salpetriere hospital in Paris.
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