Prednisone and Methotrexate drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Prednisone and Methotrexate together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prednisone and Methotrexate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 40,673 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Prednisone and Methotrexate, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Prednisone and Methotrexate

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Prednisone

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 231,675 users)

Methotrexate

Methotrexate has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Methotrexate 212,557 users)

On Feb, 02, 2017

40,673 people who take Prednisone, Methotrexate are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Prednisone and Methotrexate drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pyrexia
  • post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder
  • pneumonia
  • sepsis
  • febrile neutropenia
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • ileus paralytic
  • mucosal inflammation
  • urinary tract infection
1 - 6 months:
  • pyrexia
  • pneumonia
  • anaemia
  • pain
  • sepsis
  • nausea
  • febrile neutropenia
  • headache
  • thrombocytopenia
  • dyspnoea
6 - 12 months:
  • pneumonia
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • anaemia
  • weight decreased
  • pneumonitis
  • pyrexia
1 - 2 years:
  • pneumonia
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • pyrexia
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • arthralgia
  • vomiting
  • urinary tract infection
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
2 - 5 years:
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • pneumonia
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • pain
  • sepsis
  • drug ineffective
  • impaired healing
  • rheumatoid arthritis
5 - 10 years:
  • drug ineffective
  • pyrexia
  • arthralgia
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • death
  • diarrhoea
10+ years:
  • oedema peripheral
  • asthenia
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • vomiting
  • arthralgia
  • arthropathy
  • diarrhoea
  • rheumatoid arthritis
not specified:
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • pain
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • pyrexia
  • headache
  • pain in extremity
  • pneumonia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • pyrexia
  • pain in extremity
  • injection site pain
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • arthralgia
  • pyrexia
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • headache

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • diarrhoea
  • pyrexia
  • febrile neutropenia
  • vomiting
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • neutropenia
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
2-9:
  • pyrexia
  • neutropenia
  • pneumonia
  • febrile neutropenia
  • convulsion
  • vomiting
  • mucosal inflammation
  • diarrhoea
  • drug toxicity
  • cough
10-19:
  • crohn's disease
  • pyrexia
  • hypotension
  • febrile neutropenia
  • vomiting
  • neutropenia
  • abdominal pain
  • headache
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
20-29:
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • pyrexia
  • nausea
  • headache
  • dyspnoea
  • febrile neutropenia
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • rheumatoid arthritis
30-39:
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • pyrexia
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • pain
  • injection site pain
40-49:
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • pyrexia
  • pain
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • injection site pain
  • dyspnoea
50-59:
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
  • headache
  • pyrexia
  • injection site pain
60+:
  • arthralgia
  • drug ineffective
  • pneumonia
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
  • pyrexia
  • dyspnoea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you take Prednisone and Methotrexate?

Interactions between Prednisone and drugs from A to Z

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Interactions between Methotrexate and drugs from A to Z

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

On eHealthMe, Prednisone (prednisone) is often used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Methotrexate (methotrexate sodium) is often used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

What is the drug used for and how effecitve is it:

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Prednisone, Methotrexate

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Prednisone, Methotrexate