Related topic: Systemic lupus erythematosus, Upper respiratory tract infection
Review: could Systemic lupus erythematosus cause Upper respiratory tract infection?
Summary: Upper respiratory tract infection could be caused by Systemic lupus erythematosus, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also have Osteoporosis, and take Plaquenil.
We study 5,178 people who have Systemic lupus erythematosus from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Upper respiratory tract infection. 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 41,705 patients) are typically treated by Plaquenil, Prednisone, Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate, Cellcept, Imuran, Methotrexate.
Upper respiratory tract infection
Upper respiratory tract infection (latest reports from 122,185 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 5,168 people who have systemic lupus erythematosus are studied. Among them, 22 (0.43%) have Upper Respiratory Tract Infection. They amount to 0.02% of all the 121,859 people who have Upper Respiratory Tract Infection on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have systemic lupus erythematosus and experienced Upper respiratory tract infection * :
|Upper respiratory tract infection||90.70%||9.30% |
Age of people who have systemic lupus erythematosus and experienced Upper respiratory tract infection * :
|Upper respiratory tract infection||0.00%||0.00%||32.43%||0.00%||2.70%||13.51%||35.14%||18.92% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (10 people, 45.45%)
- Menopause (4 people, 18.18%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (3 people, 13.64%)
- Gastric disorder (3 people, 13.64%)
- Vasculitis (3 people, 13.64%)
- Arthropathy (2 people, 9.09%)
- Oxygen saturation decreased (2 people, 9.09%)
- Prostatomegaly (2 people, 9.09%)
- Angina pectoris (2 people, 9.09%)
- Cataract (2 people, 9.09%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Plaquenil (18 people, 81.82%)
- Mycophenolate mofetil (15 people, 68.18%)
- Prednisone (13 people, 59.09%)
- Azathioprine (12 people, 54.55%)
- Prednisolone (12 people, 54.55%)
- Norvasc (12 people, 54.55%)
- Fosamax (10 people, 45.45%)
- Zestril (9 people, 40.91%)
- Zometa (9 people, 40.91%)
- Aredia (9 people, 40.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 days ago):
I was on plaquenil and prednisone, then on cellcept and now am on benlysta, not on all at once
From this study (6 days ago):
Still in the process of being diagnosed with type of lupus and Vascilitus
From this study (7 days ago):
I have been getting Upper Respiratory Infections for several years and want to know if this is the cause.
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