Arava and Sinus infection - from FDA reports
Sinus infection is found among people who take Arava, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Enbrel, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Sinus infection with Arava. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24,646 people who have side effects when taking Arava from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 10, 2017
24,646 people reported to have side effects when taking Arava.
Among them, 403 people (1.64%) have Sinus Infection
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Arava when people have Sinus Infection *:
- < 1 month: 14.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.65 %
- 6 - 12 months: 26.47 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.94 %
- 2 - 5 years: 23.53 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.76 %
- 10+ years: 2.94 %
Gender of people who have Sinus Infection when taking Arava *:
- female: 89.5 %
- male: 10.5 %
Age of people who have Sinus Infection when taking Arava *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.86 %
- 30-39: 5.88 %
- 40-49: 21.36 %
- 50-59: 36.53 %
- 60+: 34.37 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (331 people, 82.13%)
- High Blood Pressure (30 people, 7.44%)
- Pain (27 people, 6.70%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (22 people, 5.46%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 4.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Enbrel (150 people, 37.22%)
- Humira (94 people, 23.33%)
- Methotrexate (78 people, 19.35%)
- Actemra (67 people, 16.63%)
- Plaquenil (65 people, 16.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (68 people, 16.87%)
- Joint Pain (63 people, 15.63%)
- Headache (62 people, 15.38%)
- Cough (52 people, 12.90%)
- High Blood Pressure (49 people, 12.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Sinus infection when taking Arava?
Arava has active ingredients of leflunomide. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Arava 24,930 users)
Sinus infection has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, psoriasis, osteoporosis, psoriatic arthropathy (latest reports from 68,344 Sinus infection patients).
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