Related topic: Systemic lupus erythematosus, Emphysema
Review: could Systemic lupus erythematosus cause Emphysema?
Summary: Emphysema could be caused by Systemic lupus erythematosus, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also have Osteoporosis, and take Prednisone.
We study 5,178 people who have Systemic lupus erythematosus from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Emphysema. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Systemic lupus erythematosus
Systemic lupus erythematosus (latest reports from 41,706 patients) are typically treated by Plaquenil, Prednisone, Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate, Cellcept, Azathioprine, Methotrexate.
Emphysema (chronic respiratory disease - over inflation of the air sacs (alveoli) in the lungs) (latest reports from 60,964 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 5,168 people who have systemic lupus erythematosus are studied. Among them, 11 (0.21%) have Emphysema. They amount to 0.02% of all the 60,671 people who have Emphysema on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have systemic lupus erythematosus and experienced Emphysema * :
Age of people who have systemic lupus erythematosus and experienced Emphysema * :
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (11 people, 100.00%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (11 people, 100.00%)
- Sjogren's syndrome (11 people, 100.00%)
- Osteopenia (11 people, 100.00%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (3 people, 27.27%)
- Hiatus hernia (3 people, 27.27%)
- Arthritis (2 people, 18.18%)
- Myocardial infarction (2 people, 18.18%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 18.18%)
- Depression (2 people, 18.18%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Prednisone (11 people, 100.00%)
- Plaquenil (11 people, 100.00%)
- Premarin (11 people, 100.00%)
- Fosamax (11 people, 100.00%)
- Fosamax plus d (11 people, 100.00%)
- Didronel (11 people, 100.00%)
- Alendronate sodium (4 people, 36.36%)
- Pantoprazole (3 people, 27.27%)
- Celebrex (3 people, 27.27%)
- Lyrica (3 people, 27.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I was on plaquenil and prednisone, then on cellcept and now am on benlysta, not on all at once
From this study (7 days ago):
Still in the process of being diagnosed with type of lupus and Vascilitus
From this study (2 weeks ago):
I have been choking on medication and food. I had a barium swallow test that showed a narrowing of the esophagus.
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