Review: could Rheumatoid arthritis cause Osteitis?
We study 199,999 people who have Rheumatoid arthritis from FDA and social media. Among them, 96 have Osteitis. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 307,074 patients) can be treated by Enbrel, Methotrexate, Methotrexate Sodium, Prednisone, Humira, Plaquenil.
Osteitis (a general term for inflammation of bone) (latest reports from 30,590 patients) has been reported by people with metastases to bone, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, breast cancer, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 30, 2014: 199,974 people who have rheumatoid arthritis are studied. Among them, 96 (0.05%) have Osteitis. They amount to 0.31% of all the 30,576 people who have Osteitis on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Osteitis * :
Age of people who have rheumatoid arthritis and experienced Osteitis * :
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (30 people, 31.25%)
- Hypertension (24 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (12 people, 12.50%)
- Erysipelas (9 people, 9.38%)
- Diabetes mellitus (9 people, 9.38%)
- Gastrointestinal disorder (7 people, 7.29%)
- Vitamin supplementation (6 people, 6.25%)
- Thyroid disorder (6 people, 6.25%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (6 people, 6.25%)
- Prophylaxis (6 people, 6.25%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Methotrexate (78 people, 81.25%)
- Humira (77 people, 80.21%)
- Prednisolone (37 people, 38.54%)
- Folic acid (34 people, 35.42%)
- Leflunomide (30 people, 31.25%)
- Enbrel (23 people, 23.96%)
- Omeprazole (20 people, 20.83%)
- Fosamax (19 people, 19.79%)
- Naproxen (17 people, 17.71%)
- Prednisone (16 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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