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Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Infectious mononucleosis?

Summary: Infectious mononucleosis could be caused by Rheumatoid arthritis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Sjogren's syndrome, and take Methotrexate.

We study 199,855 people who have Rheumatoid arthritis from FDA and social media. Among them, 64 have Infectious mononucleosis. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 306,186 patients) are typically treated by Methotrexate Sodium, Methotrexate, Enbrel, Prednisone, Humira, Plaquenil.

Infectious mononucleosis

Infectious mononucleosis (infection usually caused by the epstein-barr virus) (latest reports from 6,286 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, crohn's disease, rheumatoid arthritis, acne, psoriasis.

On Apr, 9, 2014: 199,829 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 64 (0.03%) have Infectious Mononucleosis. They amount to 1.02% of all the 6,283 people who have Infectious Mononucleosis on eHealthMe.

Trend of Infectious mononucleosis in rheumatoid arthritis reports

Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Infectious mononucleosis * :

FemaleMale
Infectious mononucleosis91.57%8.43%

Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Infectious mononucleosis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Infectious mononucleosis0.00%0.00%4.84%1.61%12.90%29.03%16.13%37.10%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Sjogren's syndrome (5 people, 7.81%)
  2. Anxiety (5 people, 7.81%)
  3. Insomnia (4 people, 6.25%)
  4. Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 3.12%)
  5. Pyrexia (2 people, 3.12%)
  6. Osteoporosis (2 people, 3.12%)
  7. Crohn's disease (2 people, 3.12%)
  8. Hormone replacement therapy (2 people, 3.12%)
  9. Hypersensitivity (1 people, 1.56%)
  10. Psoriasis (1 people, 1.56%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (30 people, 46.88%)
  2. Humira (21 people, 32.81%)
  3. Enbrel (20 people, 31.25%)
  4. Folic acid (18 people, 28.12%)
  5. Prednisolone (14 people, 21.88%)
  6. Azulfidine (10 people, 15.62%)
  7. Arava (8 people, 12.50%)
  8. Ketoprofen (7 people, 10.94%)
  9. Azulfidine en-tabs (7 people, 10.94%)
  10. Atarax (6 people, 9.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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