Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Night sweats?
We study 199,974 people who have Rheumatoid arthritis from FDA and social media. Among them, 565 have Night sweats. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 321,294 patients) are typically treated by Methotrexate, Methotrexate Sodium, Enbrel, Humira, Plaquenil, Prednisone.
Night sweats (sweating in night) (latest reports from 77,409 patients) has been reported by people with depression, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, high blood pressure, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 199,947 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 565 (0.28%) have Night Sweats. They amount to 0.73% of all the 77,251 people who have Night Sweats on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Night sweats * :
|Night sweats||72.01%||27.99% |
Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Night sweats * :
|Night sweats||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.36%||4.41%||12.91%||37.32%||43.15% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Night sweats||7.69%||23.08%||61.54%||7.69% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (70 people, 12.39%)
- Hypertension (59 people, 10.44%)
- Pain (52 people, 9.20%)
- Restless legs syndrome (45 people, 7.96%)
- Vitamin supplementation (35 people, 6.19%)
- Prophylaxis (33 people, 5.84%)
- Hypothyroidism (23 people, 4.07%)
- Arthritis (21 people, 3.72%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (18 people, 3.19%)
- Nausea (15 people, 2.65%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Humira (365 people, 64.60%)
- Methotrexate (324 people, 57.35%)
- Prednisone (202 people, 35.75%)
- Enbrel (194 people, 34.34%)
- Folic acid (164 people, 29.03%)
- Remicade (106 people, 18.76%)
- Celebrex (101 people, 17.88%)
- Arava (80 people, 14.16%)
- Fosamax (61 people, 10.80%)
- Diovan (57 people, 10.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (4 months ago):
I just begsn tx for rs using safest meds possible but did not yolerste pills so we are doing injections once a week but since we started I developed abdom ook nal edema plus whole body especially feet which subsided ptior to msjor orgsn testing hestt kidney bloodwotk a nd liver ultra sound. Results were normsl all in but kidney workup. We are trying to get to third week of methotrexate tx becausr the last uri which my ra dr treated immediately with snyibiotics my ra pain seemed much better I just had abdominal swelling and pressure on lungs thrn and yhis time entire body swelled dr rulled out ra it was edrma order err d tests with bed rest feet up over weekend causing edema to go away prior to echo and ultra sound. Tests were normal so went to pulmonologist to get help breathing and they were sfraid to use antibiotics just like my primary dr brgore they know nothing about my ra drugs so how am I supposed to stop this from going inyo pneumonia?
From this study (4 months ago):
Wake up after about 4 hours sleeps, bathed in sweat and can 'to go back to sleep for a couple of hours.
From this study (7 months ago):
Healed joint and soft tissue injuries (PID) return with increased pain and swelling. Pressure changes with position. Frequency and intensity of migraines increased with pressure symptoms. Genetic connective tissue disorder - Ehler Danlos Syndrome. Cardiac arrhythmia. History of rheumatic fever, pneumothorax, whooping cough, and severe allergic reactions.
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