Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Myalgia?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 24, 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, 1,203 experience Myalgia (Muscle aches). 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 302,772 patients) are typically treated by Methotrexate, Enbrel, Methotrexate Sodium, Prednisone, Humira, Plaquenil.
Myalgia (muscle pain) (latest reports from 494,931 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 199,760 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 1,203 (0.60%) have Myalgia.
Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Myalgia * :
Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Myalgia * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (1,203 people, 100.00%)
- Prophylaxis (156 people, 12.97%)
- Hypertension (155 people, 12.88%)
- Osteoporosis (97 people, 8.06%)
- Pain (94 people, 7.81%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (76 people, 6.32%)
- Vitamin supplementation (73 people, 6.07%)
- Arthralgia (65 people, 5.40%)
- Diabetes mellitus (54 people, 4.49%)
- Hypothyroidism (53 people, 4.41%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Methotrexate (706 people, 58.69%)
- Humira (671 people, 55.78%)
- Enbrel (517 people, 42.98%)
- Folic acid (365 people, 30.34%)
- Remicade (306 people, 25.44%)
- Prednisone (250 people, 20.78%)
- Prednisolone (235 people, 19.53%)
- Arava (122 people, 10.14%)
- Plaquenil (108 people, 8.98%)
- Voltaren (104 people, 8.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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