Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Night sweats?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
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, 563 experience Night sweats. 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 303,025 patients) are typically treated by Methotrexate, Enbrel, Methotrexate Sodium, Prednisone, Humira, Plaquenil.
Night sweats (sweating in night) (latest reports from 73,489 patients) has been reported by people with depression, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, acupuncture and pain, osteoporosis.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 199,774 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 563 (0.28%) have Night Sweats. They amount to 0.77% of all the 73,128 people who have Night Sweats.
Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Night sweats * :
|Night sweats||71.93%||28.07% |
Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Night sweats * :
|Night sweats||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.37%||4.42%||12.93%||37.22%||43.06% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Night sweats||9.09%||18.18%||63.64%||9.09% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (563 people, 100.00%)
- Osteoporosis (70 people, 12.43%)
- Hypertension (58 people, 10.30%)
- Pain (52 people, 9.24%)
- Restless legs syndrome (45 people, 7.99%)
- Vitamin supplementation (35 people, 6.22%)
- Prophylaxis (33 people, 5.86%)
- Hypothyroidism (23 people, 4.09%)
- Arthritis (21 people, 3.73%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (18 people, 3.20%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Humira (365 people, 64.83%)
- Methotrexate (323 people, 57.37%)
- Prednisone (202 people, 35.88%)
- Enbrel (194 people, 34.46%)
- Folic acid (164 people, 29.13%)
- Remicade (106 people, 18.83%)
- Celebrex (101 people, 17.94%)
- Arava (80 people, 14.21%)
- Fosamax (61 people, 10.83%)
- Diovan (57 people, 10.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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