eHealthMe - Personalized Health Information eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

Personalized health information

More tools

Review: could Adderall cause Rheumatoid arthritis?

Summary: Rheumatoid arthritis could be caused by Adderall, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take Adderall 10, and have Depression.

We study 10,815 people who have side effects while taking Adderall from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Rheumatoid arthritis and more.

For patients like me, how are my drugs? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. We use data reported since 1977 till to date. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now >>>

On Apr, 12, 2014: 10,566 people reported to have side effects when taking Adderall. Among them, 23 people (0.22%) have Rheumatoid Arthritis. They amount to 0.01% of all the 305,972 people who have Rheumatoid Arthritis on eHealthMe.

Trend of Rheumatoid arthritis in Adderall reports

Time on Adderall when people have Rheumatoid arthritis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Rheumatoid arthritis0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Adderall * :

FemaleMale
Rheumatoid arthritis75.00%25.00%

Age of people who have Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Adderall * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rheumatoid arthritis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%15.38%38.46%30.77%15.38%

Severity of Rheumatoid arthritis when taking Adderall ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Rheumatoid arthritis0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Rheumatoid arthritis ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Rheumatoid arthritis0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (8 people, 34.78%)
  2. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (6 people, 26.09%)
  3. Multiple sclerosis (5 people, 21.74%)
  4. Fibromyalgia (4 people, 17.39%)
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (4 people, 17.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Adderall 10 (11 people, 47.83%)
  2. Adderall 5 (8 people, 34.78%)
  3. Zoloft (7 people, 30.43%)
  4. Methotrexate (6 people, 26.09%)
  5. Effexor (6 people, 26.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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.

If the study doesn't answer your question, you can:

Related topic: Adderall, Rheumatoid arthritis

You can also:


Advertise here

On eHealthMe, Adderall (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate) is often used for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Find out below the conditions Adderall is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Adderall used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (13 months ago):

  • 48 yr old female prescribed adderrall xr taking 30 mg xr for 13 yrs currently diagnosed with severe rheumatoid arthritis. on no other meds. 2 x in past three yrs had hives lasting longer tha 8 wks that did not respond to h1/h2 histamines or steroids.

    Reply

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

SHARE THIS:       

eHealthMe is used by 100+ peer-reviewed journals, and featured on Washington Post, Fox! Millions of healthcare professionals and patients use us each month. Recent studies:

- Acetaminophen And Codeine Phosphate for a 41-year old ... (2 minutes ago)

- Copaxone for a 23-year old woman who has Multiple Scl ... (23 minutes ago)

- Revlimid for a 56-year old man who has Myeloma - Mult ... (37 minutes ago)

Related study

- Adderall side effects

 

Related symptom

- Rheumatoid Arthritis

 

 

Recent user comments

- "i have been smoking methamphetamine everyday since my ... " (53 minutes ago)

- "Tickly throat cough. Chest X-ray negative. Antibiotic ... " (1 hour ago)

- "After I eat I get a burning sensation and vomit a lit ... " (5 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Atrovent Hfa
- Didelphic Uterus
- Diaphragm Neoplasm
- Megestrol Acetate
- Paracetamol

   

Drugs: 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
Conditions: 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
Side effects: 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
Symptoms: 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

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.